disquietude

[ dis-kwahy-i-tood, -tyood ]SEE DEFINITION OF disquietude
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These words brought Pierre's disquietude and exasperation to a climax.

This time Pierre, penetrated by disquietude, wished to approach and question him.

Here had lived an elder race, to which we look back with disquietude.

The appearance of the house affected me, as I drew near, with disquietude.

He went up in 1845 as a commoner, and this fact caused him some disquietude.

A fresh cause for disquietude arose, Grace evidently was jealous of her.

Esmé observed his disquietude with considerable satisfaction.

The sound came from abaft his beam and his disquietude increased.

The heart is full; there is no room for care nor disquietude.

And even now I sometimes feel the same uneasiness and disquietude.

WORD ORIGIN

1709; from disquiet on model of quietude.

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