uneasiness


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Synonyms for uneasiness

Synonyms for uneasiness

Synonyms for uneasiness

feelings of anxiety that make you tense and irritable

physical discomfort (as mild sickness or depression)

embarrassment deriving from the feeling that others are critically aware of you

the trait of seeming ill at ease

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inability to rest or relax or be still

References in classic literature ?
The latent uneasiness in Darnay's mind was roused to vigourous life by this letter.
In this state, the waiter's dismal intelligence about the ships immediately connected itself, without any effort of my volition, with my uneasiness about Ham.
I have already told thee, Sancho," said Don Quixote, "not to give thyself any uneasiness on that score; for if an island should fail, there is the kingdom of Denmark, or of Sobradisa, which will fit thee as a ring fits the finger, and all the more that, being on terra firma, thou wilt all the better enjoy thyself.
Hunger now began to cause more uneasiness than the apprehensions of surrounding enemies.
When we arrived at the town where we were to Breakfast, I was determined to speak with Philander and Gustavus, and to that purpose as soon as I left the Carriage, I went to the Basket and tenderly enquired after their Health, expressing my fears of the uneasiness of their situation.
Therefore, to the lieutenants who had come to meet him, and who expressed the uneasiness with which they had learnt his departure, --
All these causes of uneasiness were concealed as much as possible from the Canadian voyageurs, lest they should become intimidated; it was impossible, however, to prevent the rumors brought by the Indians from leaking out, and they became subjects of gossiping and exaggeration.
It reminds you of a placid rivulet, meandering smoothly through green pastures and shaded by pleasant trees, till at last it falls into the vasty sea; but the sea is so calm, so silent, so indifferent, that you are troubled suddenly by a vague uneasiness.
Thine is a right, a generous heart," said Aramis, "only your melancholy uneasiness affects me.
Pierre began to feel a sense of uneasiness, and the need, even the inevitability, of entering into conversation with this stranger.
Of course the forked lightning seemed to pass through him when he first approached her, and he remained conscious throughout the interview of hiding uneasiness; but, good as he was, it must be owned that his uneasiness was less than it would have been if he had thought his rival a brilliant and desirable match.
It will be seen that I had made a very rapid journey from light thoughts to uneasiness.
An indescribable uneasiness pervaded all minds, an indefinable sensation which oppressed the heart.
Without imparting his uneasiness to his companions, Barbicane contented himself with constantly observing the moon, in order to see whether the course of the projectile would not be altered; for the situation would have been terrible if it failed in its aim, and being carried beyond the disc should be launched into interplanetary space.
He either has not the sense or the power to follow my example, though he does try to conceal his uneasiness as well as he can; but still, it will appear in his face, and his ill-humour will peep out at intervals, though not in the expression of open resentment - they never go far enough for that.