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inquiet

[ in-kwahy-uht ]
/ ɪnˈkwaɪ ət /
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verb (used with object) Archaic.

to destroy the peace of; disturb; disquiet.

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Origin of inquiet

1375–1425; late Middle English inquieten<Latin inquiētāre.See in-3, quiet1
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