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restiveness

noun

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1 a disturbed or uneasy state
  • the nighttime tornado warnings were the likely source of the restiveness that could be felt all over town

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2 a state of nervousness marked by sudden jerky movements
  • I sensed that his restiveness at breakfast probably had something to do with the big presentation he would be making at the sales conference

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“Restiveness.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/restiveness. Accessed 29 Jul. 2021.

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