Definition of Inquietude

1. Noun. Feelings of anxiety that make you tense and irritable.

Exact synonyms: Disquietude, Edginess, Uneasiness
Generic synonyms: Anxiety
Specialized synonyms: Willies
Derivative terms: Edgy, Uneasy



Definition of Inquietude

1. n. Disturbed state; uneasiness either of body or mind; restlessness; disquietude.

Definition of Inquietude

1. Noun. A condition of being restless, uneasy or nervous ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Inquietude

1. [n -S]

Lexicographical Neighbors of Inquietude

inqilabs
inquartation
inquere
inquered
inqueres
inquering
inquest
inquestionable
inquests
inquiet
inquietation
inquieted
inquieting
inquietness
inquiets
inquietude (current term)
inquietudes
inquiline
inquiline parasite
inquilines
inquinate
inquination
inquinations
inquirable
inquirance
inquire
inquire after
inquire of
inquired
inquirent

Literary usage of Inquietude

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Confessions of Jean Jacques Rousseau by Jean-Jacques Rousseau (1901)
"I can neither come to see you nor receive your visit so long as my present inquietude continues. The confidence of which you speak no longer exists, ..."

2. A Treatise on the Diseases of Females by William Dewees (1854)
"Many women experience much inquietude towards the latter end of pregnancy. ... To relieve this inquietude, she traverses the room, until fatigue, ..."

3. Letters of Madame de Sévigné to Her Daughter and Her Friends by Marie de Rabutin-Chantal Sévigné (1811)
"To prevent your inquietude, I am in perfect health ; I am very regular in ... I foresee your inquietude. I love you, my dearest, and my tenderness is the ..."

Other Resources:

Search for Inquietude on Dictionary.com!Search for Inquietude on Thesaurus.com!Search for Inquietude on Google!Search for Inquietude on Wikipedia!

Search