Meaning of “be ill at ease” in the English Dictionary

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"be ill at ease" in British English

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be ill at ease

C2 to be worried and not relaxed:

He seemed ill at ease and not his usual self.

(Definition of “be ill at ease” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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