- causing anxiety or uneasiness; disturbing: disquieting news.
Origin of disquieting
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Examples from the Web for disquietingly
Teju Cole's disquietingly powerful debut Open City does none of the above.The Best Debut of 2011
February 7, 2011
Grief mounted into the brain and worked there disquietingly.Howards End
E. M. Forster
It's the story of a politician who is disquietingly fascinating (like you).Dear Enemy
How any one could contrive to make the man fall ill and die is, to the man's relations, thoroughly and disquietingly mysterious.
For this man of heroic mold who rode beside her was disquietingly captivating in the bold recklessness of his youth.'Firebrand' Trevison
Charles Alden Seltzer
Just at this point the engineer with a startled exclamation seized the throttle and brought us to a disquietingly abrupt stop.From Pillar to Post
John Kendrick Bangs