What does uneasy mean?

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ʌnˈi ziun·easy

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. uneasyadjective

    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, uneasyadjective

    lacking or not affording physical or mental rest

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

  3. anxious, nervous, queasy, uneasy, unquietadjective

    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), uneasyadjective

    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. uneasyadjective

    relating to bodily unease that causes discomfort

Webster Dictionary

  1. Uneasyadjective

    not easy; difficult

  2. Uneasyadjective

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

  3. Uneasyadjective

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

  4. Uneasyadjective

    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.

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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. Shannon Brewer:

    I feel very uneasy and I feel Supreme Court should never have taken this case in the first place, i don't feel like Supreme Court's fair. Roe v. Wade has already been set in place.

  2. Ehsan Sehgal:

    I do not care, even not looking at that who is liking or not liking my posts. I just come to watch you that you are here or not, no matter in which name, I only feel, hi you are there, and time to time look at, if there are any standard and quality posts of YOU, I enjoy your wisdom and IQ, feel more and more love. But mistakenly, or intentionally any low standard posts/comments of YOU make me uneasy and confused because that doesn't match your wisdom and IQ? - I do not love you only but also adore you.

  3. Tony Headrick:

    WTI and Brent today have fallen from intraday highs as market watchers become uneasy by the long wait for the OPEC meeting to conclude, a sign that there could be some form of disagreement.

  4. Samuel Johnson:

    Such is the common process of marriage. A youth and maiden exchange meeting by chance, or brought together by artifice, exchange glances, reciprocate civilities, go home, and dream of one another. Having little to divert attention, or diversify thought, they find themselves uneasy when they are apart, and therefore conclude that they shall be happy together. They marry, and discover what nothing but voluntary blindness had before concealed they wear out life in altercations, and charge nature with cruelty.

  5. Bruce Lee:

    Not being tense but ready. Not thinking but not dreaming. Not being set but flexible. Liberation from the uneasy sense of confinement. It is being wholly and quietly alive, aware and alert, ready for whatever may come.

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