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Synonyms for uneasy

Synonyms for (adjective) uneasy

Synonyms: uneasy Definition: relating to bodily unease that causes discomfort

Similar words: uncomfortable Definition: providing or experiencing physical discomfort Usage: an uncomfortable chair; an uncomfortable day in the hot sun

Synonyms: uneasy, awkward, ill at ease Definition: socially uncomfortable; unsure and constrained in manner Usage: awkward and reserved at parties; ill at ease among eddies of people he didn't know; was always uneasy with strangers

Similar words: uncomfortable Definition: conducive to or feeling mental discomfort Usage: this kind of life can prove disruptive and uncomfortable; the uncomfortable truth; grew uncomfortable beneath his appraising eye; an uncomfortable way of surprising me just when I felt surest; the teacher's presence at the conference made the child very uncomfortable

Synonyms: uneasy Definition: lacking a sense of security or affording no ease or reassurance Usage: farmers were uneasy until rain finally came; uneasy about his health; gave an uneasy laugh; uneasy lies the head that wears the crown; an uneasy coalition government; an uneasy calm; an uneasy silence fell on the group

Similar words: apprehensive, worried Definition: mentally upset over possible misfortune or danger etc Usage: apprehensive about her job; not used to a city and worried about small things; felt apprehensive about the consequences

Similar words: unstable, precarious Definition: affording no ease or reassurance Usage: a precarious truce

Synonyms: anxious, uneasy, queasy, unquiet, nervous Definition: causing or fraught with or showing anxiety Usage: spent an anxious night waiting for the test results; cast anxious glances behind her; those nervous moments before takeoff; an unquiet mind

Similar words: troubled Definition: characterized by or indicative of distress or affliction or danger or need Usage: troubled areas; fell into a troubled sleep; a troubled expression; troubled teenagers