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Without rest; uneasy; in continual motion; unsettled.


operating, running, shifting, swarming, walking, at work, going, in force, in play, Exertive, in process.
agitated, convulsive, disquieted, distraught, disturbed, erratic, feverish, jerky, jittery, jumpy, nervous, palpitating, perturbed, quaking, quavering, quivering, shaken, shaking, shivering, shuddering, skittish, spastic, trembling, troubled, twitching, uneasy, unquiet, upset, wobbling, writhing, Churned, Jarred, fluttered, twitchy.
restless, ungratified, unsatisfied.
adaptable, adjustable, alterable, changeable, changeful, convertible, ever-changing, fickle, flexible, flighty, fluid, inconstant, irresolute, mercurial, modifiable, movable, mutable, precarious, protean, reformable, shifting, transformable, unsettled, unstable, unsteady, vacillating, variable, varying, versatile, volatile, wavering, Transposable, Vicissitudinous, commutative, reversible, revocable, transitional, Permutable.
anguished, anxious, bored, cheerless, cross, despondent, disapproving, discomposed, discontent, disgruntled, displeased, dissatisfied, dissident, exasperated, fed up, frustrated, gloomy, irreconcilable, irritated, joyless, malcontent, miserable, sour, uncomfortable, ungratified, unhappy, wretched, non-satisfied, teed off, ticked off, disquieted, uneasy.
excitable, hysterical, overzealous, reckless, temperamental, galvanic, volcanic, Agitable, Alarmable, Hot-headed, over-zealous, hottempered, short fused.
burning up.
fidgety, antsy, unrestful, nervous wreck, up the wall.
ill at ease
self-conscious, unrelaxed, out of place, on tenterhooks.
not content; moving about
active, agitated, anxious, bustling, changeable, disturbed, edgy, fidgety, fitful, footloose, fretful, hurried, ill at ease, inconstant, intermittent, irresolute, itchy, jumpy, nervous, nomadic, perturbed, restive, roving, sleepless, spasmodic, transient, troubled, turbulent, uneasy, unpeaceful, unquiet, unruly, unsettled, unstable, unsteady, wandering, worried, fidgeting, antsy, unrestful, on edge, tossing and turning, bundle of nerves, strung out.
sick as dog, bilious, Qualmish, sick as a dog, green around gills, pukish.
brief, cursory, ephemeral, evanescent, fading, fleeting, flickering, impermanent, instantaneous, momentary, mortal, passing, rootless, short-lived, short-term, temporal, temporary, transient, transitory, Flitting, changeable, fickle, mutable, shifting, volatile.
discontent, discontented, fidgety, fretful, itchy, moving, uneasy, ungratified, unquiet, unsatisfied.
Examples of usage:
  1. We joined the rushing, restless crowd and still we felt the calm of another world. – Buddhism and Buddhists in China by Lewis Hodus
  2. Restless and unhappy, he could neither go nor stay. – Charlotte's Inheritance by M. E. Braddon
  3. It did not seem restless now, but very still, as though it too were dead. – Hillsboro People by Dorothy Canfield
  4. Why are you so restless? – Plays by Chekhov, Second Series On the High Road, The Proposal, The Wedding, The Bear, A Tragedian In Spite of Himself, The Anniversary, The Three Sisters, The Cherry Orchard by Anton Chekhov
  5. Go this afternoon, for I shall be restless now until all is done. – Windyridge by W. Riley