Synonyms for unquiet

Synonyms for (adj) unquiet

Synonyms: unquiet

Definition: characterized by unrest or disorder

Usage: unquiet days of riots; following the assassination of Martin Luter King ours was an unquiet nation; spent an unquiet night tossing and turning

Similar words: riotous, troubled, tumultuous, turbulent, disruptive

Definition: characterized by unrest or disorder or insubordination

Usage: effects of the struggle will be violent and disruptive; riotous times; these troubled areas; the tumultuous years of his administration; a turbulent and unruly childhood

Similar words: squalling, squally

Definition: characterized by short periods of noisy commotion

Usage: a home life that has been extraordinarily squally

Synonyms: anxious, uneasy, queasy, unquiet, nervous

Definition: causing or fraught with or showing anxiety

Usage: spent an anxious night waiting for the test results; cast anxious glances behind her; those nervous moments before takeoff; an unquiet mind

Similar words: troubled

Definition: characterized by or indicative of distress or affliction or danger or need

Usage: troubled areas; fell into a troubled sleep; a troubled expression; troubled teenagers

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