Definitions for uneasiness

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

un•eas•yʌnˈi zi(adj.)-eas•i•er, -eas•i•est.

  1. not easy in body or mind; restless; perturbed.

  2. not easy in manner; awkward; constrained.

  3. not conducive to ease.

  4. insecure

    an uneasy peace.

Origin of uneasy:

1250–1300

un•eas′i•ness(n.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. edginess, uneasiness, inquietude, disquietude(noun)

    feelings of anxiety that make you tense and irritable

  2. malaise, unease, uneasiness(noun)

    physical discomfort (as mild sickness or depression)

  3. self-consciousness, uneasiness, uncomfortableness(noun)

    embarrassment deriving from the feeling that others are critically aware of you

  4. disquiet, unease, uneasiness(noun)

    the trait of seeming ill at ease

  5. restlessness, uneasiness, queasiness(noun)

    inability to rest or relax or be still

Wiktionary

  1. uneasiness(Noun)

    the state of being uneasy, nervous or restless

  2. uneasiness(Noun)

    an anxious state of mind; anxiety

Webster Dictionary

  1. Uneasiness(noun)

    the quality or state of being uneasy; restlessness; disquietude; anxiety

  2. Uneasiness(noun)

    the quality of making uneasy; discomfort; as, the uneasiness of the road


Translations for uneasiness

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

uneasiness(noun)

the state of being uneasy

I could not understand her apparent uneasiness.

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