unrelaxed

adjective
un·​re·​laxed | \ ˌən-ri-ˈlakst How to pronounce unrelaxed (audio) \

Definition of unrelaxed

: not at rest or at ease : not relaxed … the more rattled and unrelaxed he gets.— Maureen Dowd … the moon gazed on my midnight labours, while, with unrelaxed and breathless eagerness, I pursued nature to her hiding-places.— Mary Shelley

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1508, in the meaning defined above

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