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adjective restless pronunciation in American English /ˈres(t)ləs/
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  1. 1
    not willing or able to keep still because you are nervous, bored, or impatient

    Anna was growing restless, marching up and down the platform.

  2. 2
    not satisfied with the way that you are living and wanting to have new experiences

    He was getting restless and wanted to return to New York.

  3. 3
    [usually before noun] not providing rest or sleep
    a restless night:

    She had spent a restless night worrying about him.

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