inquietude

Part of speech: noun

A state of restlessness; disquietude.

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Usage examples "inquietude":

  1. Had, or had not, Sir Clement Willoughby any share in causing your inquietude?" - "The Worlds Greatest Books Vol. II: Fiction", Arthur Mee, J. A. Hammerton, Eds..
  2. Really, the flutter was a genuine stirring of her heart with inquietude, timidity and semi- repentance; but Mae couldn't say this, and it's only what one says out that can be reckoned on in this world. - "Mae Madden", Mary Murdoch Mason.
  3. Thord assented,- but a sudden sense of inquietude stirred in him as he saw that Lotys had half risen, that her lips quivered, and that great tears stood in her eyes. - "Temporal Power", Marie Corelli.