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synonyms for uneasy

  • afraid
  • agitated
  • anguished
  • anxious
  • apprehensive
  • edgy
  • fearful
  • impatient
  • insecure
  • irritable
  • jittery
  • nervous
  • precarious
  • restless
  • shaky
  • strained
  • suspicious
  • tense
  • troubled
  • uncomfortable
  • unsettled
  • unstable
  • alarmed
  • all nerves
  • bothered
  • constrained
  • discomposed
  • dismayed
  • disquieted
  • disturbed
  • fidgety
  • fretful
  • harassed
  • ill at ease
  • in turmoil
  • irascible
  • jumpy
  • on edge
  • on the qui vive
  • palpitant
  • peevish
  • perplexed
  • perturbed
  • restive
  • shaken
  • tormented
  • unquiet
  • upset
  • vexed
  • worried
  • wrung
See also synonyms for: unease / uneasily / uneasiness

antonyms for uneasy

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  • at ease
  • bold
  • brave
  • calm
  • certain
  • composed
  • confident
  • content
  • cool
  • courageous
  • definite
  • easygoing
  • firm
  • happy
  • laid-back
  • nice
  • peaceful
  • quiet
  • settled
  • sound
  • stable
  • steady
  • strong
  • sure
  • unafraid
  • undoubted
  • unfearful
  • unworried
  • comfortable
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How to use uneasy in a sentence

We (the officers) were sitting in a circle round the general and Alcalde, both of whom appeared uneasy and anxious.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
"I don't think that is a very nice taste," said Davy, beginning to feel very uneasy.
DAVY AND THE GOBLINCHARLES E. CARRYL
The anger and rebellion had been comatose in these years of freedom, but the maturer brain was the more uneasy, at times appalled.
ANCESTORSGERTRUDE ATHERTON
Leonce had been very uneasy at first, Madame Ratignolle said, and had wanted to start at once for the Cheniere.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
At sight of Monsieur Gaubert, running so breathlessly, he started forward, wondering and uneasy.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
"Surely they will do no more than change the names," echoed Ganesh: but there was an uneasy movement among the Gods.
KIPLING STORIES AND POEMS EVERY CHILD SHOULD KNOW, BOOK IIRUDYARD KIPLING
She was really uneasy until he explained that, in imitation of older ones, he had bet some cents on Burlingame and had won.
THE BOOK OF ANECDOTES AND BUDGET OF FUN;VARIOUS
Through all these rapid visions there ran an undefined, uneasy consciousness of pain, which wearied and tormented him incessantly.
OLIVER TWIST, VOL. II (OF 3)CHARLES DICKENS
She found dinner over at the farm-house, and the old people growing uneasy at her absence.
THE WORLD BEFORE THEMSUSANNA MOODIE
As the days slipped by and Allsman was not returned and no explanation made, McNeil began to be uneasy.
THE COURIER OF THE OZARKSBYRON A. DUNN
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