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uneasy

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2 lacking or denying rest
  • spent an uneasy night sleeping in his car

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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

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The first known use of uneasy was in the 14th century

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“Uneasy.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/uneasy. Accessed 9 Jul. 2020.

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