restlessness

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

restless +‎ -ness

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɹɛstləsnəs/
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  • Hyphenation: rest‧less‧ness

Noun[edit]

restlessness (usually uncountable, plural restlessnesses)

  1. The state or condition of being restless; an inability to be still, quiet, at peace or comfortable.
    She sat and fidgeted out of restlessness as she waited.

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References[edit]

  • restlessness in The Century Dictionary, New York, N.Y.: The Century Co., 1911.