Thesaurus

uneasy

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of uneasy

  1. 1 feeling or showing uncomfortable feelings of uncertainty I'm a bit uneasy about taking a baby on such a long trip Synonyms of uneasy aflutter, antsy, anxious, atwitter, dithery, edgy, goosey, het up, hinky [slang], hung up, ill at ease, insecure, jittery, jumpy, nervy, perturbed, queasy (also queazy), tense, troubled, nervous, unquiet, upset, uptight, worriedWords Related to uneasy aggrieved, bothered, concerned, disquieted, distraught, distressed, disturbed, freaked, freaked-out, shook-up; apprehensive, foreboding, hesitant, misgiving; fretful, fretting, stewing, vexed; qualmish, qualmy; flustered, twittered, undone, unnerved, unstrung; obsessed, preoccupied, restless; fidgety, flighty, fluttery, high-strung, hypertense, skittish, spookyNear Antonyms of uneasy confident, self-assured, self-confident, sure; controlled, self-controlledAntonyms of uneasy calm, collected, cool, easy, happy-go-lucky, nerveless, relaxed

  2. 2 lacking or denying rest spent an uneasy night sleeping in his car Synonyms of uneasy restive, restless, unquiet, unrestfulWords Related to uneasy agitated, distressed, disturbed, perturbed, troubled, unsettled; aflutter, anxious, dithery, edgy, fidgety, het up, hung up, jittery, jumpy, nervous, nervy, tense, upset, uptight, worriedNear Antonyms of uneasy calm, easy, peaceful, quiet, relaxing, tranquilAntonyms of uneasy restful

  3. 3 lacking social grace and assurance a shy lad, he's always a bit uneasy at parties Synonyms of uneasy clumsy, gauche, graceless, inelegant, rough-hewn, rustic (also rustical), stiff, stilted, uncomfortable, awkward, ungraceful, woodenWords Related to uneasy angular, gawky, lubberly, ungainly; boorish, clownish, uncouth; abashed, discomfited, discomforted, discomposed, disconcerted, discountenanced, embarrassed; self-conscious; agitated, bothered, chagrined, dismayed, disquieted, distressed, disturbed, fazed, flustered, jittery, jumpy, mortified, nervous, nonplussed (also nonplused), perturbed, rattled, unhinged, unsettled, upset; diffident, insecure, meek, modest, self-doubting, timid, unassertive, unassuming, unpretentiousNear Antonyms of uneasy assured, calm, collected, composed, confident, cool, placid, poised, secure, self-assured, self-confident, self-possessed, serene, tranquil, undisturbed, unperturbedAntonyms of uneasy graceful, suave, urbane

  4. 4 marked by or causing agitation or uncomfortable feelings an uneasy calm descended over the city as inhabitants waited for the attack that was sure to come Synonyms of uneasy agitating, anxious, creepy, disquieting, distressful, distressing, disturbing, fraught, hairy, nail-biting, nerve-racking (or nerve-wracking), restless, tense, nervous, unnerving, unsettling, worrisomeWords Related to uneasy bothersome, troublesome; foreboding, misgiving; discouraging, disheartening, strained; restive, restless, unrestful; awkward, embarrassingNear Antonyms of uneasy restful; pacificAntonyms of uneasy calming, comfortable, easy, peaceful, quiet, quieting, tranquil



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