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Worried unease; anxiety: a state of brooding disquietude about a colleague's success.
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a feeling or state of anxiety or uneasiness
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dis•qui•e•tude(dɪsˈkwaɪ ɪˌtud, -ˌtyud)
the state of disquiet; uneasiness.
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|Noun||1.||disquietude - feelings of anxiety that make you tense and irritable|
anxiety - a vague unpleasant emotion that is experienced in anticipation of some (usually ill-defined) misfortune
willies - feelings of uneasiness; "that guy gave me the willies"
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1. A troubled or anxious state of mind:
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