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disquiet Explained

disquiet at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:

[dıs'kwaıət]

disquiet at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

n [U] formal anxiety or unhappiness about something// disquiet over/about/at// -- public disquiet over deaths in police custody// disquiet among// --His appointment caused disquiet among members.// express/voice your disquiet // --The union has voiced its disquiet about the way the protest was handled.//

disquiet at English => English (Moby Thesaurus II) Of Explained:

231 Moby Thesaurus words for "disquiet":
afflict, affright, agitate, agitation, ailment, alarm, all-overs,
angst, anguish, anxiety, anxiety hysteria, anxiety neurosis,
anxious bench, anxious concern, anxious seat, anxiousness,
apprehension, apprehensiveness, be tedious, beat, beat up, bluster,
bobbery, boil, boiling, bore, boredom, bother, brouhaha, burden,
bustle, cankerworm of care, care, cheerlessness, chills of fear,
churn, churn up, cold creeps, cold shivers, cold sweat, commotion,
concern, concernment, conturbation, convulse, creeps,
curdle the blood, didder, disarrange, discombobulate, discomfort,
discompose, discomposure, disconcert, discontent, dislike,
disorder, displeasure, disquietude, dissatisfaction, distress,
disturb, disturbance, dithers, dread, dullness, ebullition,
electrify, embroilment, emptiness, ennui, excite, excitement,
existential woe, fear, fear and trembling, ferment, fermentation,
fever, feverishness, fidgetiness, fidgets, flap, flatness, flurry,
fluster, flutter, flutteration, foment, foreboding, forebodingness,
frazzle, fret, fright, frighten, fume, funk, fuss, give concern,
goose bumps, gooseflesh, grimness, heartquake, heaving,
horripilate, horripilation, hubbub, hurly-burly, inquietude, jar,
jimjams, jitters, jolt, joylessness, jumpiness, lack of pleasure,
leave unsatisfied, load with care, maelstrom, make one tremble,
malaise, misgiving, moil, nausea, nerviness, nervosity,
nervous strain, nervous tension, nervousness, nongratification,
nonsatisfaction, overanxiety, paddle, painfulness, palpitation,
panting, perturb, perturbate, perturbation, pins and needles,
pitapat, pitter-patter, pucker, put to it, quaking, quaver,
quavering, quiver, quiver of terror, quivering,
raise apprehensions, rattle, restiveness, restlessness, rile,
ripple, rock, roil, roughen, rout, row, ruffle, rumple,
savorlessness, scare, seethe, seething, shake, shake up, shakes,
shaking, shiver, shivers, shock, shudder, solicitude, spleen,
spook, stagger, staleness, startle, stew, stir, stir up, strain,
suspense, sweat, swirl, tastelessness, tediousness, tedium,
tension, thrill of fear, throb, throbbing, to-do, tremble,
trembling, tremor, trepidation, trepidity, trouble, tumult,
tumultuation, turbidity, turbulence, turmoil, twitter,
uncomfortableness, unease, uneasiness, unhappiness, unhinge, unman,
unnerve, unpleasure, unquietness, unrest, unsatisfaction, unsettle,
unstring, untune, upset, vexation, vexation of spirit, whip,
whip up, whisk, work up, worry, zeal

disquiet at English => English (English Thesaurus) Of Explained:

[N] (Agitation): agitation, stir, excitation, trepidation, quivering, turbulence, perturbation, commotion, turmoil, disquiet, tumult, hubbub.

disquiet at English => English (Oxford Advanced Learners) Of Explained:

noun
[U] ~ (about / over sth) (formal) feelings of worry and unhappiness about sth:
There is considerable public disquiet about the safety of the new trains.

disquiet at English => English (Oxford Advanced Learners) Of Explained:

noun
[U] ~ (about / over sth) (formal) feelings of worry and unhappiness about sth:
There is considerable public disquiet about the safety of the new trains.

Disquiet at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Disquiet \Dis*qui"et\, a.
Deprived of quiet; impatient; restless; uneasy. [R.] --Shak.

Disquiet \Dis*qui"et\, n.
Want of quiet; want of tranquility in body or mind;
uneasiness; restlessness; disturbance; anxiety. --Swift.

Disquiet \Dis*qui"et\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Disquieted}; p. pr.
& vb. n. {Disquieting}.]
To render unquiet; to deprive of peace, rest, or tranquility;
to make uneasy or restless; to disturb.

Why art thou cast down, O my soul, and why art thou
disquieted within me? --Ps. xlii.
11.

As quiet as these disquieted times will permit. --Sir
W. Scott.

Syn: To harass; disturb; vex; fret; excite; agitate.

disquiet at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

disquiet
n 1: a feeling of mild anxiety about possible developments [syn:
{anxiousness}]
2: the trait of seeming ill at ease [syn: {unease}, {uneasiness}]

disquiet
v : disturb in mind or make uneasy or cause to be worried or
alarmed; "She was rather perturbed by the news that her
father was seriously ill" [syn: {perturb}, {unhinge}, {trouble},
{cark}, {distract}, {disorder}]

disquiet at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==

Etymology

Inter: prefix » dis|quiet

Pronunciation

* Inter: a » UK Inter: IPA » /dɪsˈkwaɪət/
  • Inter: audio » en-us-disquiet.ogg|Audio (US)
  • Inter: rhymes » aɪət

    Noun

    Inter: en-noun » -

  • Want of quiet; want of tranquility in body or mind; uneasiness; restlessness; disturbance; anxiety.
    1. : The lady exhibited disquiet of mind. In other words, shed gone a bit mad.''

      Adjective

      Inter: en-ad » j


  • Deprived of quiet; impatient; restless; uneasy.

    Derived terms

    * disquieting
    • disquietude

      Verb

      Inter: en-ver » b


  • Make (someone) worried or anxious
    1. : He felt disquieted at the lack of interest the child had shown.


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