disquietude

  • 1 disquietude — index commotion, concern (interest), confusion (turmoil), consternation, distress (anguish) …

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  • 2 disquietude — 1709; from DISQUIET (Cf. disquiet) on model of QUIETUDE (Cf. quietude) …

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  • 3 disquietude — [diskwī′ə to͞od΄, dis kwi′ətyo͞od΄, dis′kwī ə to͞od΄, dis′kwī′ətyo͞od΄] n. a disturbed or uneasy condition; restlessness; anxiety …

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  • 4 disquietude — noun /dɪˈskwaɪə.tjuːd,dɪˈskwaɪ.ɪ.tjuːd,/dɪˈskwaɪə.tud,dɪˈskwaɪ.ɪ.tjud, a) A state of disquiet, uneasiness, or anxiety. but Mr Blifil said, he had received such positive and repeated orders from his uncle, never to keep any secret from him for… …

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  • 5 disquietude — disquiet ► NOUN ▪ a feeling of anxiety. ► VERB ▪ make anxious. DERIVATIVES disquieting adjective disquietude noun …

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  • 6 disquietude — noun Date: 1682 anxiety, agitation …

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  • 7 disquietude — /dis kwuy i toohd , tyoohd /, n. the state of disquiet; uneasiness. [1700 10; DIS 1 + QUIETUDE] * * * …

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  • 8 disquietude — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun 1. A troubled or anxious state of mind: angst, anxiety, anxiousness, care, concern, disquiet, distress, nervousness, solicitude, unease, uneasiness, worry. See FEELINGS. 2. An uneasy or nervous state: disquiet,… …

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  • 9 disquietude — dis qui·e·tude || aɪətjuːd n. anxiety, uneasiness, lack of calm …

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  • 10 disquietude — n. Uneasiness. See disquiet …

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  • 11 disquietude — dis·quietude …

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  • 12 disquietude — dis•qui•e•tude [[t]dɪsˈkwaɪ ɪˌtud, ˌtyud[/t]] n. the state of disquiet; uneasiness • Etymology: 1700–10 …

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  • 13 disquietude — /dɪsˈkwaɪətjud/ (say dis kwuyuhtyoohd), / tʃud/ (say choohd) noun a state of disquiet; uneasiness …

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  • 14 disquietude — n. a state of uneasiness; anxiety …

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  • 15 The Book Of Disquietude — or The Book of Disquiet (Livro do Desassossego in Portuguese) is a posthumous and one of the greatest works by Fernando Pessoa [ [http://www.disquietude.nl/about book.html The Book of Disquietude ] ] . It is signed under the semi heteronym… …

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  • 16 disquiet — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. disquietude, agitation, uneasiness, anxiety, unrest; commotion. See disorder, fear, excitability. II (Roget s IV) n. Syn. anxiety, restlessness, uneasiness; see anxiety , care 2 , fear 2 . III …

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  • 17 Fernando Pessoa — Photo by Victoriano Braga (1914) Born Fernando António Nogueira de Seabra Pessoa June 13, 1888(1888 06 13) Lisbon, Portugal Died …

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  • 18 dis- — ♦ Élément, du lat. dis, indiquant la séparation, la différence, le défaut. ● dis Préfixe exprimant la séparation, la différence, la cessation ou le défaut : dissimilaire, dissymétrie, disgracieux. dis élément, du lat. dis, indiquant la séparation …

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  • 19 fear — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Anticipation of misfortune Nouns 1. fear, fearfulness, phobia; timidity, timorousness, diffidence; solicitude, anxiety, worry, care, apprehension; apprehensiveness, misgiving, mistrust, doubt, suspicion …

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  • 20 nervousness — I (Roget s IV) n. 1. [The state of being temporarily nervous] Syn. stimulation, agitation, perturbation, inspiration, animation, intoxication, disquietude, delirium, discomfiture, elation, feverishness, anger, the jerks*, stage fright*,… …

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