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inquietude

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noun in·qui·etude \(ˌ)in-ˈkwī-ə-ˌtüd, -ˌtyüd\

Definition of inquietude

  1. :  disturbed state :  disquietude



Origin of inquietude

Middle English, from Late Latin inquietudo, from Latin inquietus disturbed, from in- + quietus quiet


First Known Use: 15th century


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