What does the word unrest mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • Restlessness.

Usage examples for unrest

  1. She scarce knew how to break the truth to him, but soon lighting up she said: I think I have seen at least one cause of your unrest. – Dawn by Mrs. Harriet A. Adams
  2. This unrest is caused purely by crowding. – Keep Your Shape by Robert Sheckley
  3. The first of May is ever a day of uncertainty and unrest in the world of labour. – To Him That Hath A Novel Of The West Of Today by Ralph Connor