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unrest

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of unrest

  1. a disturbed or uneasy state unrest gripped the city as the people nervously awaited the expected bombardment his stomach unrest was just a sign of stage fright Synonyms of unrest disquiet, ferment, fermentation, restiveness, restlessness, Sturm und Drang, turmoil, uneasiness, unquietness Words Related to unrest fidgets; agitation, commotion, confusion, excitement, hubbub, moil, stir, storm, trouble, tumult, tumultuousness, turbulence, upheaval, uproar, unsettlement; disruption, perturbation; agitation, anxiety, disquietude, inquietude, queasiness, tension, unease; anarchy, chaos, disorder, welter Near Antonyms of unrest order, orderliness Antonyms of unrest calm, ease, peace, peacefulness, quiet, tranquillity (or tranquility)



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