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restless

adjective

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1 lacking or denying rest
  • the worried mother spent a restless night, tossing and turning in bed for hours

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2 marked by or causing agitation or uncomfortable feelings
  • the figure skater was visibly restless as she waited for her scores to be posted

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The first known use of restless was before the 12th century

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“Restless.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/restless. Accessed 25 Jun. 2021.

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