adjective, un·eas·i·er, un·eas·i·est.
Origin of uneasy
Examples from the Web for uneasiness
There was only one thing which troubled me, I laughed at my own uneasiness, and yet it troubled me.Read ‘The King in Yellow,’ the ‘True Detective’ Reference That’s the Key to the Show|Robert W. Chambers|February 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
So I was trying to reflect that and not avoid the uneasiness inherent in the depictions of different existences.Susan Minot on Africa, Joseph Kony, and the Limits of Writing About Love|Lea Carpenter|February 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
More than anything, they reflect our uneasiness with the modern world, its complexity, and often its capriciousness.Enough Already: Syria Wasn’t a False-Flag Operation|Jamelle Bouie|September 10, 2013|DAILY BEAST
And oil prices have gone up in recent months, thanks to production disruptions and uneasiness over conflict in the Middle East.
Among a few, however, there is some uneasiness about the direction of the "new" Wall Street Journal.
Hildebrand, it is true, did not possess the one, but he was soon to forget his uneasiness in the bustle of the other.Hildebrand|Anonymous
I noted some slight changes in Mr. Stewart, which gave me a sense of uneasiness.In the Valley|Harold Frederic
Oswald felt a mixture of uneasiness and pleasure, at the approach of this new scene of triumph for the talents of Corinne.Corinne, Volume 1 (of 2)|Mme de Stael
She had attributed to Sloane, in her uneasiness, the motive which would have been most natural to the discarded Webster.No Clue|James Hay
Before that glance the young doctor moved, with a start of uneasiness, despite his self-possession.Bella Donna|Robert Hichens