unquiet

  • 1Unquiet — Un*qui et, v. t. [1st pref. un + quiet.] To disquiet. [Obs.] Ld. Herbert. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2Unquiet — Un*qui et, a. [Pref. un + quiet.] Not quiet; restless; uneasy; agitated; disturbed. {Un*qui et*ly}, adv. {Un*qui et*ness}, n. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3unquiet — index restive Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 4unquiet — *impatient, nervous, restless, restive, uneasy, fidgety, jumpy, jittery Analogous words: agitated, upset, perturbed, disquieted, disturbed (see DISCOMPOSE): worried, anxious, solicitous, concerned, careful (see under CARE) Antonyms: quiet …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 5unquiet — ► ADJECTIVE 1) unable to be still; restless. 2) uneasy; anxious. DERIVATIVES unquietly adverb …

    English terms dictionary

  • 6unquiet — [unkwī′ət] adj. not quiet; specif., a) full of turmoil; restless, disturbed, etc. b) anxious; uneasy n. a lack of quiet or rest; disturbance, agitation, etc. unquietly adv. unquietness n …

    English World dictionary

  • 7unquiet — unquietly, adv. unquietness, n. /un kwuy it/, adj. 1. agitated; restless; disordered; turbulent: unquiet times. 2. mentally or emotionally disturbed; vexed or perturbed; uneasy: He felt unquiet and alone. n. 3. a state of agitation, turbulence,… …

    Universalium

  • 8unquiet — un|qui|et [ ʌn kwaıət ] adjective LITERARY upset, worried, or excited: an unquiet mind …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 9unquiet — adjective literary tending to make you feel nervous: His unquiet gaze moved away from her …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 10unquiet — UK [ʌnˈkwaɪət] / US adjective literary upset, worried, or excited an unquiet mind …

    English dictionary

  • 11unquiet — un•qui•et [[t]ʌnˈkwaɪ ɪt[/t]] adj. 1) agitated; restless; disordered; turbulent: unquiet times[/ex] 2) unsettled, as in one s thoughts or feelings; vexed or perturbed; uneasy 3) a state of agitation, turbulence, disturbance, etc • Etymology:… …

    From formal English to slang

  • 12unquiet — adjective Date: 15th century 1. not quiet ; agitated, turbulent 2. physically, emotionally, or mentally restless ; uneasy • unquietly adverb • unquietness noun …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 13unquiet — adjective uneasy and restless; unable to settle …

    Wiktionary

  • 14unquiet — Synonyms and related words: agitated, anguished, antsy, antsy pantsy, anxious, bored, breathless, bustling, chafing, cheerless, depressed, discomposed, disgusted, disquieted, disturbed, eager, edgy, excited, feverish, fidgety, flurried, flustered …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 15unquiet — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) adj. disturbed, agitated; restless, unpeaceful. See agitation. II (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. agitated, disturbed, restless, stirred up, anxious, restive, nervous, ill at ease, uneasy, anxious, excited,… …

    English dictionary for students

  • 16unquiet — un|qui|et [ˌʌnˈkwaııt] adj literary making you feel anxious …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 17unquiet — adj. not quiet, turbulent, agitated, restless, uneasy …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 18unquiet — adjective unable to be still; restless. ↘anxious. Derivatives unquietly adverb unquietness noun …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 19unquiet — a. 1. Uneasy, restless, fidgety (colloq.). 2. Disturbed, agitated, restless, uneasy …

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  • 20unquiet — un·quiet …

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