unsettlement

[ uhn-set-l-muhnt ]
/ ʌnˈsɛt l mənt /

noun

an act or an instance of unsettling.
the state or quality of being unsettled: Such strange behavior caused me some unsettlement.

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Origin of unsettlement

First recorded in 1640–50; unsettle + -ment

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