Unrest meaning

ŭn-rĕst, ŭnrĕst
An uneasy or troubled condition; unease or discontent.

Voter unrest over the scandal.

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A condition of social disturbance, often involving demonstrations or rioting.
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A troubled or disturbed state; restlessness; disquiet; uneasiness; specif., a condition of angry discontent and protest verging on revolt.
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A state of trouble, confusion and turbulence, especially in a political context; a time of riots, demonstrations and protests.
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Origin of unrest

  • From un- + rest.

    From Wiktionary