Thesaurus / restiveness

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Those others had now begun to show signs of restiveness; but the gulf was as wide as ever.

The trained horses, being all together, had shown themselves wonderfully free from restiveness.

Forging the BladesBertram Mitford

At this Praga showed signs of restiveness, while von Nauheim agreed eagerly.

A Dash .. .. .. For a ThroneArthur W. Marchmont

Her restiveness is absolutely alluring, and excites all my hunting instinct.

Man and MaidElinor Glyn

For Alcock, who never removed his feet from the rudder-bars, the feeling of restiveness must have been painfully uncomfortable.

Lady Cantire (perceiving that the Bishop is showing signs of restiveness).

The lower classes showed signs of restiveness, and evinced a desire to have a voice in the counsels of their town.

It was, however, of another phase of the matter that his present restiveness was born.

The TemperingCharles Neville Buck

The music, whether of organ or of word, is more to me than ever; the literal meaning causes me no restiveness.

Here is some restiveness on Ashdale's part, but he finishes by embracing his brother.

Memoirs of Mr. Charles J. YellowplushWilliam Makepeace Thackeray

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