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American English: /ˌənˈizi/
British English: /ʌnˈiːzi/

Translation of uneasy in Spanish:

adjective -sier, -siest

  • 1.1 (anxious, troubled) I feel uneasy about leaving the children alone
    me inquieta or me preocupa dejar a los niños solos
    she had an uneasy conscience
    no tenía la conciencia tranquila
    1.2 (restless, disturbed)
    Example sentences
    • These families have not returned to Juda as yet and an uneasy silence pervades the huts left behind by them.
    • Diego grew uneasy with the silence and stood up, she walked to the door and knocked on it.
    • A silence came over them as neither knew what to say next to break the uneasy silence.
    1.3 (awkward, constrained) he feels uneasy with strangers
    se siente incómodo or no se siente a gusto cuando está con gente que no conoce
    1.4 (insecure, precarious)
    Example sentences
    • Because of his concerns to get a job done right, Peter Saville and business have long had an uneasy relationship.
    • Today's poem explores further that uneasy relationship between savage cat and gentle poet.
    • Shoes have an uneasy relationship with feminism, because of their role as sexual signifiers.

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