What does unquiet mean?

Definitions for unquietʌnˈkwaɪ ɪt

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word unquiet.

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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