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feeling or exhibiting nervous tension

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impatient especially under restriction or delay

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Green warriors were leaping to the backs of their restive, squealing thoats.
He was by nature powerful of thought and sensibility, and the creative spirit was restive and urgent.
Baynes quickly untied two of the restive animals and led them to the point designated by Meriem.
You know that I broke the leaders myself, and the pole-horses are too near my whip to be restive.
Legazpi City, Albay - Amid Mayon Volcano's restive state which poses serious threats to life and limb, thieves still had the temerity to cart away monitoring equipment of the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) at the Hydrolab Station in Barangay Padang here last weekend.
the restive volcano generated a grayish ash plume with a height of 1.
Ghazni is among the relatively volatile provinces in southeastern parts of the country, which borders some of the restive provinces in the South.
Uruzgan is among the restive provinces in southern parts of the country where the Taliban insurgents and militants belonging to the other insurgent groups are actively operating in its various districts and often carry out insurgency activities, including coordinated attacks.
A suicide bomber killed a senior Pakistani police official on his way to work and two others on Thursday in the restive southwestern province of Baluchistan, officials said.
Amount of Taliban's weapons and ammunition were also destroyed following the airstrike in the restive province.
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on Wednesday said he may place the Visayas region in central Philippines under martial law -- after calling for army control of the restive Mindanao region.
Imran Khan, through his video message, has masses to join him at the rally to steer the country, specially the restive Balochistan province, out of crisis.
Summary: Future Movement's Secretary General Nader Hariri Thursday described Sidon's restive Ain al-Hilweh camp as an "injured person" that remains in the preliminary stages of medical treatment.
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However the insurgency has increasingly extended outside of the restive peninsula into urban areas with a rise in the number of explosions and shootings in cities, including Cairo.