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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR UNEASINESS

Do not occasion me uneasiness, when I would give you nothing but pleasure.

"I am a Mackworth of Normanton," the other answered, with some uneasiness of manner.

By the first day of May, Tillie's uneasiness had become certainty.

It was as if she found in sheer activity and fatigue a remedy for her uneasiness.

I recommend to you, my dear lady, to give yourself no uneasiness.

I noted some slight changes in Mr. Stewart, which gave me a sense of uneasiness.

A state of mind produced by contemplation of a neighbor's uneasiness.

And in keeping it secret from you, she supposed, no doubt, that she was only saving you uneasiness.'

Her mistress did not fail to notice it, and a shade of uneasiness darkened her brow.

There had been whisperings, and uneasiness was already spreading.

WORD ORIGIN

late 13c., "not comforting," from un- (1) "not" + easy. Meaning "disturbed in mind" is attested from 1670s.

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