Synonyms for (adjective) unsettled

Synonyms: unsettled

Definition: not yet settled

Usage: unsettled territory

Similar words: uninhabited

Definition: not having inhabitants; not lived in

Usage: an uninhabited island; gaping doors of uninhabited houses


Synonyms: unsettled

Definition: not settled or established

Usage: an unsettled lifestyle

Similar words: vagabond, vagrant, aimless, drifting, floating

Definition: continually changing especially as from one abode or occupation to another

Usage: a drifting double-dealer; the floating population; vagrant hippies of the sixties


Similar words: erratic, planetary, wandering

Definition: having no fixed course

Usage: an erratic comet; his life followed a wandering course; a planetary vagabond


Similar words: homeless, stateless

Definition: without nationality or citizenship

Usage: stateless persons


Similar words: migrant, migratory

Definition: habitually moving from place to place especially in search of seasonal work

Usage: appalled by the social conditions of migrant life; migratory workers


Similar words: roving, wandering, nomadic, mobile, peregrine

Definition: migratory

Usage: a restless mobile society; the nomadic habits of the Bedouins; believed the profession of a peregrine typist would have a happy future; wandering tribes


Similar words: peripatetic, wayfaring

Definition: traveling especially on foot

Usage: peripatetic country preachers; a poor wayfaring stranger


Similar words: itinerant

Definition: traveling from place to place to work

Usage: itinerant labor; an itinerant judge


Similar words: vagabond, rootless

Definition: wandering aimlessly without ties to a place or community

Usage: led a vagabond life; a rootless wanderer


Similar words: unlocated

Definition: lacking a particular location


Synonyms: unsettled

Definition: still in doubt

Usage: an unsettled issue; an unsettled state of mind

Similar words: tentative, doubtful

Definition: unsettled in mind or opinion

Usage: drew a few tentative conclusions


Similar words: unresolved, open, undecided, undetermined

Definition: not brought to a conclusion; subject to further thought

Usage: an open question; our position on this bill is still undecided; our lawsuit is still undetermined


Synonyms: unsettled, uncertain, changeable

Definition: subject to change

Usage: a changeable climate; the weather is uncertain; unsettled weather with rain and hail and sunshine coming one right after the other

Similar words: variable

Definition: liable to or capable of change

Usage: rainfall in the tropics is notoriously variable; variable winds; variable expenses