inquietude

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Noun[edit]

inquietude (plural inquietudes)

  1. A condition of being restless, uneasy or nervous
    • 1796, Mary Hays, Marilyn L. Brooks ed., Memoirs of Emma Courtney (1999), page 121
      Yet, I confess, my frankness has involved me in many after thoughts and inquietudes; inquietudes, which all my reasoning is, at times, insufficient to allay.
    • 1815, Jane Austen, Emma, page 395
      The consciousness of having done amiss, had exposed her to a thousand inquietudes, and made her captious and irritable

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Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

inquietude f (plural inquietudes)

  1. restlessness; inquietude (state or condition of being restless)

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