What does Uneasy mean?

Definitions for Uneasy
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. uneasy(adj)

    lacking a sense of security or affording no ease or reassurance

    "farmers were uneasy until rain finally came"; "uneasy about his health"; "gave an uneasy laugh"; "uneasy lies the head that wears the crown"; "an uneasy coalition government"; "an uneasy calm"; "an uneasy silence fell on the group"

  2. restless, uneasy(adj)

    lacking or not affording physical or mental rest

    "a restless night"; "she fell into an uneasy sleep"

  3. 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"

  4. awkward, ill at ease(p), uneasy(adj)

    socially uncomfortable; unsure and constrained in manner

    "awkward and reserved at parties"; "ill at ease among eddies of people he didn't know"; "was always uneasy with strangers"

  5. uneasy(adj)

    relating to bodily unease that causes discomfort

Webster Dictionary

  1. Uneasy(adj)

    not easy; difficult

  2. Uneasy(adj)

    restless; disturbed by pain, anxiety, or the like; disquieted; perturbed

  3. Uneasy(adj)

    not easy in manner; constrained; stiff; awkward; not graceful; as, an uneasy deportment

  4. Uneasy(adj)

    occasioning want of ease; constraining; cramping; disagreeable; unpleasing

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Uneasy

    un-ē′zi, adj. not at ease: restless: feeling pain: constrained: not easy to be done.—ns. Unease′ (arch.), Uneas′iness, state of being uneasy or not at ease: want of ease: disquiet.—adv. Uneas′ily.

How to pronounce Uneasy?

  1. Alex
    Alex
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    Daniel
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    Karen
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    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
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How to say Uneasy in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Uneasy in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Uneasy in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of Uneasy in a Sentence

  1. William Shakespeare:

    Uneasy lies the head that wears a crown.

  2. Claudio Borio:

    Calm has reigned over financial markets, but it has been an uneasy calm.

  3. Mark Pervan:

    The trade data over the weekend would probably have the market a little uneasy.

  4. Somchai Surachatri:

    That's why Buddhists have been uneasy and feel the need to protect their religion.

  5. Chris Minor:

    I felt violated, and my body said wait a minute, this ain't right. So I was uneasy.

Images & Illustrations of Uneasy

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