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A state of restlessness or uneasiness; disquietude.
[Middle English, disturbance, from Late Latin inquiētūdō, restlessness, from Latin inquiētus, restless : in-, not; see in-1 + quiētus, quiet; see quiet.]
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restlessness, uneasiness, or anxiety
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in•qui•e•tude(ɪnˈkwaɪ ɪˌtud, -ˌtyud)
restlessness or uneasiness; disquietude.
[1400–50; late Middle English < Late Latin]
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|Noun||1.||inquietude - 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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inquietude[ɪnˈkwaɪətjuːd] N (frm) → inquietud f
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n (liter) → Unruhe f
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