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Correct spelling:
restless
Definition:
Without rest; uneasy; in continual motion; unsettled.

Synonyms:

adjective
active
shifting, in play, running, operating, in process, swarming, going, walking, in force, at work, Exertive.
agitated
feverish, writhing, Churned, wobbling, quivering, spastic, Jarred, disturbed, convulsive, trembling, nervous, unquiet, disquieted, shaking, shaken, quaking, troubled, jerky, twitchy, perturbed, erratic, jumpy, distraught, twitching, shuddering, quavering, upset, agitated, jittery, uneasy, fluttered, shivering, skittish, palpitating.
all
ungratified, unsatisfied, restless.
changeable
flexible, vacillating, inconstant, irresolute, changeful, mutable, alterable, reformable, unsettled, protean, variable, precarious, mercurial, movable, Transposable, reversible, unsteady, revocable, varying, shifting, commutative, Vicissitudinous, ever-changing, unstable, Permutable, fickle, versatile, transitional, adaptable, wavering, convertible, volatile, transformable, modifiable, changeable, adjustable, fluid, flighty.
discontent
despondent, cheerless, disgruntled, exasperated, dissatisfied, malcontent, frustrated, ticked off, unhappy, displeased, uncomfortable, ungratified, dissident, irritated, non-satisfied, joyless, sour, discomposed, gloomy, wretched, miserable, disapproving, fed up, disquieted, discontent, bored, teed off, anxious, cross, irreconcilable, uneasy, anguished.
excitable
volcanic, Agitable, temperamental, galvanic, over-zealous, Hot-headed, reckless, short fused, hysterical, overzealous, Alarmable, hottempered, excitable.
fevered
burning up.
fidgety
antsy, up the wall, unrestful, nervous wreck, fidgety.
ill at ease
unrelaxed, on tenterhooks, self-conscious, out of place.
not content; moving about
fitful, inconstant, tossing and turning, itchy, fidgeting, edgy, unsettled, active, antsy, sleepless, unrestful, perturbed, footloose, irresolute, hurried, nervous, unsteady, worried, bustling, ill at ease, changeable, intermittent, roving, fidgety, fretful, unruly, disturbed, wandering, unquiet, strung out, nomadic, agitated, on edge, turbulent, unpeaceful, jumpy, troubled, restive, unstable, uneasy, spasmodic, bundle of nerves, transient, anxious.
queasy
bilious, Qualmish, sick as dog, sick as a dog, pukish, green around gills.
sensitive
excitable.
transient
impermanent, shifting, ephemeral, temporal, temporary, passing, Flitting, instantaneous, short-term, fleeting, fickle, rootless, volatile, momentary, transitory, short-lived, mortal, mutable, changeable, flickering, cursory, evanescent, transient, brief, fading.
noun
restless
fidgety, itchy, moving, ungratified, fretful, unsatisfied, discontent, discontented, uneasy, unquiet.
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
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