Definitions of restlessness
  1. noun
    the quality of being ceaselessly moving or active
    “the restlessness of the wind”
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    the quality of moving freely
  2. noun
    inability to rest or relax or be still
    synonyms: queasiness, uneasiness
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    jactation, jactitation
    (pathology) extremely restless tossing and twitching usually by a person with a severe illness
    type of:
    a sensitive or highly strung temperament
  3. noun
    a lack of patience; irritation with anything that causes delay
    synonyms: impatience
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    annoyance, botheration, irritation, vexation
    the psychological state of being irritated or annoyed
  4. noun
    a feeling of agitation expressed in continual motion
    “waiting gave him a feeling of restlessness
    synonyms: fidget, fidgetiness
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    a restless desire for change and excitement
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    the feeling of being agitated; not calm
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