inquiet

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Borrowed from Latin inquietare: compare French inquiéter. See quiet.

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  • IPA(key): /ɪŋˈkwaɪət/
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inquiet (third-person singular simple present inquiets, present participle inquieting, simple past and past participle inquieted)

  1. (obsolete, transitive) To disquiet.
    • 1530-1531, King Henry VIII, Public Act 22:
      His saide subiectes [] shall [not] be sued, vexed, nor inquieted in theyr bodies goodes landes nor cattalles

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin inquiētus.

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inquiet (feminine inquieta, masculine plural inquiets, feminine plural inquietes)

  1. worried

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin inquiētus. Synchronically analysable as in- +‎ quiet.

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inquiet (feminine singular inquiète, masculine plural inquiets, feminine plural inquiètes)

  1. worried
  2. anxious

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