Nervous and Restless


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Nervous adjective – Feeling or showing uncomfortable feelings of uncertainty.
Usage example: he was nervous about how he would do at the varsity basketball tryouts

Restless is a synonym for nervous in jumpy topic. In some cases you can use "Restless" instead an adjective "Nervous", when it comes to topics like anxious, tighten, agitated, concerned. popular alternative
Nearby Words: nerve, nervy, nervously
Synonyms for Nervous


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Restless adjective – Lacking or denying rest.
Usage example: the worried mother spent a restless night, tossing and turning in bed for hours

Nervous is a synonym for restless in jumpy topic. You can use "Nervous" instead an adjective "Restless", if it concerns topics such as tighten, agitated, uneasy, unsettled. popular alternative
Nearby Words: rest, restive, restlessness, restful, restlessly
Synonyms for Restless

Things that words describes

girl nervous girl restless girl
man nervous man restless man
teenager nervous teenager restless teenager
nature nervous nature restless nature

Both words in one sentence

  • However, the restless ocean — as well as the innkeeper's warnings about the mysterious "ponies of the sea" — has everypony nervous, and when a nearby clan of dragons becomes involved, things go from bad to worse.
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