fretful


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nervous and unable to relax

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habitually complaining

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As a whole, the US seems fretful, arrogant, aimless and reckless.
That Thing You May Not Have Known to Worry About: We welcome lists, quizzes, and charticles that prove the reader's child is gifted, followed by listicles about what the reader with a gifted child needs to worry about (boredom, the child being in a classroom with less-gifted children, the fact that the reader wants her child to read Kafka and Malamud while she herself only reads Fretful Mother and 50 Shades of Grey).
When brought on stage the caged animal is fretful and clearly
Several fretful residents of Prestbury telephoned the racecourse during the week-long Casualty shoot fearing their racecourse was being blown asunder before ink had dried on Edward Gillespie's long-term blueprint for grandstand and weighing room redevelopment.
When she then realizes that this new living arrangement means going to a different school, she is deeply fretful.
ANDY Watson says he is not at all fretful about Blues as they head into today's match against Chelsea.
Saudi Arabia, fretful over online services like pornography, has reached a deal with RIM on the messenger service, a consumer product outside of the secure corporate domain.
Millar, Paul, No Fretful Sleeper: A Life of Bill Pearson
the fetid, fretful tropics Cupid and pin the rap on scissor-tailed
So it was again today; Hughes' batting a fretful spectacle as he again mixed some fine if eccentric shots with an increasingly evident susceptibility to the short ball.
So it was again yesterday; Hughes' batting a fretful spectacle as he again mixed some fine if eccentric shots with an increasingly evident susceptibility to the short ball.
Now is the light headed dance, the fretful mazurka, of an army that knows it can never arrive.
Its hero, a fretful young man named Stephane (Gael Garcia Bernal), is a graphic artist with a vivid imagination and little worldly confidence.
Even though the fretful food police don't think so, Americans presented with reliable information have proved to be quite capable of making healthy choices without government mandates about what foods they must eat or avoid.
The women need to be medically checked and allowed to function in a safe environment, out of the way of both fretful residents and evil men.