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agitation

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1 a state of wildly excited activity or emotion

  • knew immediately, from the horsesʼ agitation, that something terrible was happening
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2 an uneasy state of mind usually over the possibility of an anticipated misfortune or trouble

  • experienced a great deal of agitation over whether she had an appropriate dress for her husbandʼs inauguration
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