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  1. ill at easeadjective

    Synonyms:
    unease, melancholy, malaise, doldrums

  2. ill at easeadjective

    anxious; unsure; uneasy

    Synonyms:
    doldrums, malaise, melancholy, unease

  3. ill at easeadjective

    uncomfortable

    Synonyms:
    melancholy, malaise, unease, doldrums

Princeton's WordNet

  1. awkward, ill at ease(p), uneasyadjective

    socially uncomfortable; unsure and constrained in manner

    "awkward and reserved at parties"; "ill at ease among eddies of people he didn't know"; "was always uneasy with strangers"

    Antonyms:
    comfortable

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. ill at ease

    Synonyms:
    uneasy, uncomfortable, anxious

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#25291melancholy
#48048malaise
#63794unease
#72230doldrums

How to use ill at ease in a sentence?

  1. Ovid:

    Minds that are ill at ease are agitated by both hope and fear.

  2. Karthik Athreya:

    For my part, seventeen years after my first PhD coursework, I still feel ill at ease with my grasp of many issues, and I am fairly confident that this is not just a question of limited intellect.

  3. Nathaniel Hawthorne:

    This world owes all its forward impulses to people ill at ease.

  4. Nathaniel Hawthorne:

    The world owes all its onward impulses to men ill at ease. The happy man inevitably confines himself within ancient limits.

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