Definitions for unquietʌnˈkwaɪ ɪt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. unquiet(adj)

    characterized by unrest or disorder

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

  2. anxious, nervous, queasy, uneasy, unquiet(adj)

    causing or fraught with or showing anxiety

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


  1. unquiet(Verb)

    To disturb, disquiet.

  2. unquiet(Adjective)

    Uneasy and restless; unable to settle.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Unquiet(verb)

    to disquiet

  2. Unquiet(adj)

    not quiet; restless; uneasy; agitated; disturbed

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Unquiet

    un-kwī′et, adj. not at rest, disturbed: causing restlessness.—v.t. to disquiet.—n. Unquies′cence, inquietude.—adv. Unquī′etly.—ns. Unquī′etness, state of disturbance, restlessness; Unquī′etude, inquietude.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of unquiet in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of unquiet in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Alfred, Lord Tennyson:

    ...For the unquiet heart and brain,
    A use in measured language lies.

  2. Matthew Arnold:

    Unquiet souls. In the dark fermentation of earth, in the never idle workshop of nature, in the eternal movement, yea shall find yourselves again.

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