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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Inability to relax or be still; The quality of being ceaselessly moving or active; A feeling of agitation expressed in continual motion; A lack of patience.

Usage examples (36)
  • The restlessness of the wind
  • Waiting gave him a feeling of restlessness
  • Is there no excuse then for what they call my restlessness? ...
  • There always must be a certain restlessness and friction when two peoples are closely connected in one government. for more
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