agitation, ferment, fermentation, tempestuousness, unrest(noun)
a state of agitation or turbulent change or development
"the political ferment produced new leadership"; "social unrest"
a feeling of restless agitation
A state of trouble, confusion and turbulence, especially in a political context; a time of riots, demonstrations and protests.
Origin: From un- + rest.
want of rest or repose; unquietness; sleeplessness; uneasiness; disquietude
Unrest is a sociological phenomenon, for instance: ⁕Industrial unrest ⁕Labor unrest ⁕Rebellion ⁕Riot ⁕Civil unrest
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
un-rest′, n. want of rest: disquiet of mind or body.—adj. Unrest′ful.—n. Unrest′fulness.—adj. Unrest′ing, not resting.—adv. Unrest′ingly.—n. Unrest′ingness.
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The numerical value of unrest in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of unrest in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
I fear it may spread because I don't know what may spark unrest.
When suspicion and hostility is allowed to fester it can erupt into unrest.
There has been a lot of speculation but there is no unrest within our party.
Politicians should not use this to instigate things that would lead the country into unrest.
What our officers encountered during those first 17 days of unrest has forever changed policing.
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