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English definition of “restless”

restless

adjective     /ˈrest.ləs/
C1 unwilling or unable to stay still or to be quiet and calm , because you are worried or bored : He's a restless type - he never stays in one country for long . She spent a restless night (= she did not sleep well), tossing and turning .Anxious and worriedBore and bored restlessly     /-li/ adverb She shifted restlessly in her chair .Anxious and worriedBore and bored restlessness     /-nəs/ noun [U]
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