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Definition of Restless


  1. Never resting; unquiet; uneasy; continually moving; as, a restless child.
  2. Not satisfied to be at rest or in peace; averse to repose or quiet; eager for change; discontented; as, restless schemers; restless ambition; restless subjects.
  3. Deprived of rest or sleep.
  4. Passed in unquietness; as, the patient has had a restless night.
  5. Not affording rest; as, a restless chair.

Restless Quotations

I like to feel the butterflies in the stomach, I like to go home and have a restless night and wonder how I'm going to be able to accomplish this feat, get jittery. That hunger and those butterflies in the stomach are very essential for all creative people.
Amitabh Bachchan

When we tire of well-worn ways, we seek for new. This restless craving in the souls of men spurs them to climb, and to seek the mountain view.
Ella Wheeler Wilcox

A ruffled mind makes a restless pillow.
Charlotte Bronte

The trouble with America is that when the dollar only earns 6 percent over here, then it gets restless and goes overseas to get 100 percent. Then the flag follows the dollar and the soldiers follow the flag.
Smedley Butler

Waiting makes me restless. When I'm ready, I'm ready.
Reba McEntire
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Restless Translations

restless in German is ruhelos, rastlos, rastlosen
restless in Latin is sollicitus, turbatus