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disquiet


  4  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Disquiet  \Dis*qui"et\,  a. 
  Deprived  of  quiet;  impatient;  restless;  uneasy.  [R.]  --Shak. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Disquiet  \Dis*qui"et\,  n. 
  Want  of  quiet;  want  of  tranquility  in  body  or  mind; 
  uneasiness;  restlessness;  disturbance;  anxiety.  --Swift. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Disquiet  \Dis*qui"et\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Disquieted};  p.  pr 
  &  vb  n.  {Disquieting}.] 
  To  render  unquiet;  to  deprive  of  peace,  rest,  or  tranquility; 
  to  make  uneasy  or  restless;  to  disturb. 
 
  Why  art  thou  cast  down  O  my  soul,  and  why  art  thou 
  disquieted  within  me?  --Ps.  xlii 
  11. 
 
  As  quiet  as  these  disquieted  times  will  permit.  --Sir 
  W.  Scott. 
 
  Syn:  To  harass;  disturb;  vex;  fret;  excite;  agitate. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  disquiet 
  n  1:  a  feeling  of  mild  anxiety  about  possible  developments  [syn: 
  {anxiousness}] 
  2:  the  trait  of  seeming  ill  at  ease  [syn:  {unease},  {uneasiness}] 
  v  :  disturb  in  mind  or  make  uneasy  or  cause  to  be  worried  or 
  alarmed;  "She  was  rather  perturbed  by  the  news  that  her 
  father  was  seriously  ill"  [syn:  {perturb},  {unhinge},  {trouble}, 
  {cark},  {distract},  {disorder}] 




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