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- (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /dɪsˈkwaɪət/
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- Rhymes: -aɪət
- Hyphenation: dis‧quiet
- Want of quiet; want of tranquility in body or mind; anxiety, disturbance, restlessness, uneasiness.
- The lady exhibited disquiet of mind. In other words, she’d gone a bit mad.
- Deprived of quiet; impatient, restless, uneasy.
- To make (someone) worried or anxious.
- He felt disquieted at the lack of interest the child had shown.
to cause worry or anxiety