Anxiety and Disquiet


Anxiety noun - An uneasy state of mind usually over the possibility of an anticipated misfortune or trouble.
Usage example: Dorothy's anxiety about her brother's operation kept her awake all night

Disquiet is a synonym for anxiety in worry topic. In some cases you can use "Disquiet" instead a noun "Anxiety", when it comes to topics like uneasiness, agitation, unrest, panic. popular alternative

Nearby Word: anxious


Disquiet noun - A disturbed or uneasy state.
Usage example: a period of disquiet before the results of the close election were confirmed

Anxiety is a synonym for disquiet in uneasiness topic. You can use "Anxiety" instead a noun "Disquiet", if it concerns topics such as feeling, agitation, worry, unrest. popular alternative

Nearby Words: disquieted, disquieting

How words are described

increasing increasing anxiety increasing disquiet
worse worse anxiety worse disquiet
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