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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :
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.
As quiet as these disquieted times will permit. --Sir
Syn: To harass; disturb; vex; fret; excite; agitate.
From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :
adj 1: afflicted with or marked by anxious uneasiness or trouble
or grief; "too upset to say anything"; "spent many
disquieted moments"; "distressed about her son's leaving
home"; "lapsed into disturbed sleep"; "worried parents";
"a worried frown"; "one last worried check of the
sleeping children" [syn: disquieted, distressed,
disturbed, upset, worried]
From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :
73 Moby Thesaurus words for "disquieted":
abashed, afflicted, affrighted, agitated, alarmed, all-overish,
anxious, anxioused up, apprehensive, beset, bothered, cast down,
chagrined, chapfallen, concerned, confused, consternated, daunted,
discomfited, discomforted, discomposed, disconcerted, dismayed,
distressed, disturbed, embarrassed, excited, fearful, feverish,
fidgety, flurried, flustered, foreboding, frightened, hung up,
ill at ease, in a fright, in a funk, in a pucker, in a stew,
jittery, jumpy, misgiving, mortified, nervous, nervy,
on tenterhooks, out of countenance, overanxious, overapprehensive,
perturbed, put-out, put-upon, restless, ruffled, shaken, shaken up,
solicitous, startled, stirred up, strained, suspenseful, tense,
troubled, troublous, turbulent, uncomfortable, uneasy, unpeaceful,
unquiet, unsettled, upset, zealous
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