verb (used with object), un·set·tled, un·set·tling.
verb (used without object), un·set·tled, un·set·tling.
Origin of unsettle
Synonyms for unsettle
Related Words for unsettledisturb, confuse, perturb, rattle, disquiet, unnerve, disconcert, agitate, disorganize, disrupt, down, jumble, discompose, turn, disarray, throw, derange, rummage, ruffle, needle
Examples from the Web for unsettle
Contemporary Examples of unsettle
Roberts has staked his survival on branding Orman with the label most likely to unsettle undecided Kansans.A Loss by Pat Roberts in Kansas? Actually, Not So Bizarre
October 3, 2014
Historical Examples of unsettle
I am unused to such as these, gentlemen,—they unsettle—they unman me.Sir Brook Fossbrooke, Volume I.
Charles James Lever
Anything that could unsettle the public opinion in the capital was to be avoided.Nostromo: A Tale of the Seaboard
If you move about much you're likely to unsettle the clot and start it again.The Boy Scout Treasure Hunters
Charles Henry Lerrigo
And, not knowing him so well as I did afterwards, I feared lest I should unsettle him.Apologia Pro Vita Sua
John Henry Cardinal Newman
She will unsettle half the young Sisters, and turn the heads of half the others.In Convent Walls
Emily Sarah Holt