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Synonyms for uneasy
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. uneasy(adj)

    lacking a sense of security or affording no ease or reassurance

    "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"

    Synonyms:
    queasy, ill at ease(p), anxious, restless, unquiet, nervous, awkward

    Antonyms:
    easy, comfortable, untroubled, comfy

  2. restless, uneasy(adj)

    lacking or not affording physical or mental rest

    "a restless night"; "she fell into an uneasy sleep"

    Synonyms:
    unquiet, restless, nervous, ill at ease(p), unsatisfied, queasy, awkward, ungratified, anxious

    Antonyms:
    untroubled, easy, comfy, comfortable

  3. anxious, nervous, queasy, uneasy, unquiet(adj)

    causing or fraught with or showing anxiety

    "spent an anxious night waiting for the test results"; "cast anxious glances behind her"; "those nervous moments before takeoff"; "an unquiet mind"

    Synonyms:
    vile, flighty, offensive, sickish, aflutter, nauseating, loathsome, sick, anxious, sickening, spooky, restless, awkward, queasy, dying(p), unquiet, anxious(p), noisome, ill at ease(p), skittish, nervous, neural, nauseated, nauseous

    Antonyms:
    comfortable, easy, untroubled, comfy

  4. awkward, ill at ease(p), uneasy(adj)

    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:
    comfy, comfortable, untroubled, easy

  5. uneasy(adj)

    relating to bodily unease that causes discomfort

    Synonyms:
    queasy, ill at ease(p), anxious, restless, unquiet, nervous, awkward

    Antonyms:
    untroubled, easy, comfy, comfortable

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. uneasy

    Synonyms:
    restless, disturbed, unquiet, stiff, awkward

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. uneasy(a.)

    Synonyms:
    restless, restive, unquiet, disturbed, impatient, ill at ease, sitting on thorns

  2. uneasy(a.)

    Synonyms:
    constrained, stiff, awkward, ungraceful, ungainly, not easy

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. uneasy(a)

    Synonyms:
    restless, restive, anxious, perturbed, impatient

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    uncomfortable, precarious, worried, comfortable, inconvenient, disturbing

How to pronounce uneasy?

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Alex
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Daniel
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Karen
Karen
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Veena
Veena
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Words popularity by usage frequency

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#3746comfortable
#4358sick
#6274offensive
#7366nervous
#7759disturbed
#8343worried
#9695neural
#12588stiff
#13075disturbing
#13845uncomfortable
#13864anxious
#17452awkward
#18495restless
#21711spooky
#27379vile
#27699uneasy
#32934inconvenient
#37328precarious
#41881unsatisfied
#48458sickening
#65966loathsome
#81217nauseous
#86575queasy
#94915nauseating
#100787skittish
#113981nauseated
#116743unquiet
#124538flighty
#227568noisome
#300373aflutter

How to use uneasy in a sentence?

  1. Chris Minor:

    I felt violated, and my body said wait a minute, this ain't right. So I was uneasy.

  2. William Shakespeare:

    Uneasy lies the head that wears a crown.

  3. Morgan Freeman:

    Anyone who knows me or has worked with me knows I am not someone who would intentionally offend or knowingly make anyone feel uneasy, i apologize to anyone who felt uncomfortable or disrespected — that was never my intent.

  4. James Comey:

    I think anyone who is serving officer in the government, and you're asked by the President for dinner, I think it is professional courtesy, you're in a difficult position if you refuse to go, but I do know he was uneasy with it.

  5. Dale Garvey:

    Quite seriously, sometimes we would get a rental car( for work) and people didn't want to ride with him. It gave us an uneasy feeling, i guess I'm still somewhat biased and still back in the 1900s.


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