What does the word restless mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • Restlessness.

  • Part of speech: adverb

  • Restlessly.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Uneasy; sleepless.

Usage examples for restless

  1. She had been expecting it every day for some little time, for Jan had been so depressed and restless of late. – The Emperor of Portugallia by Selma Lagerlof
  2. Yes, but they're getting restless in the cow houses. – Look Back on Happiness by Knut Hamsun
  3. I should quite have enjoyed watching it if Sir Lionel had been a stranger, but knowing him somehow made me feel 'pon honour not to look, and rather restless. – Set in Silver by Charles Norris Williamson and Alice Muriel Williamson