unquiet

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From un- +‎ quiet.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

unquiet (comparative more unquiet, superlative most unquiet)

  1. Uneasy and restless; unable to settle.

Verb[edit]

unquiet (third-person singular simple present unquiets, present participle unquieting, simple past and past participle unquieted)

  1. (now rare) To disturb, disquiet.
    • 1526, William Tyndale, trans. Bible, Acts XIV:
      Butt the unbelevinge iewes, steryd uppe and unquyeted the myndes off the gentyles agaynste the brethren.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Ld. Herbert to this entry?)