unease


un·ease

noun \ˌən-ˈēz\

: a feeling of worry or unhappiness

Full Definition of UNEASE

:  mental or spiritual discomfort: as
a :  vague dissatisfaction :  misgiving
b :  anxiety, disquiet
c :  lack of ease (as in social relations) :  embarrassment

Examples of UNEASE

  1. A feeling of unease came over her.
  2. They noticed increasing signs of unease among the workers.

First Known Use of UNEASE

14th century

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