Adjectives for Restlessness | Words to describe Restlessness


How do you describe Restlessness?

  • 1. I could only smile an answer, unable to speak, not now from pity, but from shame of my own petulant restlessness and impatient helplessness. 🔊
  • 2. Some testing, penetrating influence seemed to breathe from this man, which filled her with a moral discomfort, a curious restlessness. 🔊
  • 3. With sudden restlessness he rose, and walked over to the window; but the smell of dust and dry, dead vegetation smothered him. 🔊
  • 4. Her eyes had a fierce, lurid glare, and she tossed her head from side to side on the pillow with the wild restlessness of an imprisoned animal. 🔊
  • 5. As the morning of the marriage approached there was, however, a perceptible increase of nervous restlessness in Clem. 🔊
  • 6. Two years ago he was beset for a time with the same restlessness, and took night-walks in the same directions; the habit wore away, however. 🔊
  • 7. These studies showed the same lack of opportunities for wholesome recreation and for meeting nice girls, as well as the same restlessness of the men as did earlier studies. 🔊
  • 8. Further, as creative of enterprise, an atmosphere of freedom and a general economic restlessness, consequent upon the reaction against mercantilism, were noticeable. 🔊
  • 9. This fact is likewise the symbol of a long line of action, wherein it is part of the divine plan to make the perpetual restlessness of error subserve the complete exhibition of truth. 🔊
  • 10. He walked the room in a mood of agitation, compared to which the bridegroom's own restlessness was nothing. 🔊
  • 11. He walked a great deal, till he was almost tired out, while the restlessness within him, a kind of yearning, vague, melancholy restlessness, still was not appeased. 🔊
  • 12. The first steps indicating British restlessness were taken by the Pitt Ministry, which began, in 1804, a policy of rigid naval search for contraband cargoes, largely carried on off American ports. 🔊

Other website visitors are viewing the following words: