Translation of uneasy in Spanish:


inquieto, adj.

Pronunciation /ʌnˈiːzi//ˌənˈizi/

adjectiveuneasier, uneasiest

  • 1

    (anxious, troubled)
    I feel uneasy about leaving the children alone me inquieta / me preocupa dejar a los niños solos
    • she had an uneasy conscience no tenía la conciencia tranquila
    • A silence came over them as neither knew what to say next to break the uneasy silence.
    • The Spaniards grew fearful, uneasy and their discontent soon turned to open mutiny.
    • There was nowhere else in the world she wanted to be yet she felt trapped, uneasy, restless.
    • An uneasy silence descends in the hire car, and something tells me we need to confer.
    • Diego grew uneasy with the silence and stood up, she walked to the door and knocked on it.
    • After years of keeping quiet it is time to find his voice, time to send out echoes into the uneasy silence.
    • I feel uneasy, a bit nervous, and very eager to get the move done now and all these boxes unpacked.
    • The occasional acknowledgement of the audience jolts you into an uneasy self-consciousness.
    • An uneasy silence and a certain amount of shifting in seats pervades the group.
    • I mean we don't have to talk all the time, and there's never any uneasy silences.
    • These families have not returned to Juda as yet and an uneasy silence pervades the huts left behind by them.
    • When it works, it gives the film an appropriately edgy and uneasy feel.
    • Now that the conversation had ended an uneasy silence had descended upon the building.
    • In the past six months have you ever had a spell or an attack when you suddenly felt frightened, anxious, or very uneasy?
    • The air in the infirmary seemed to thicken with an anxious, uneasy feeling.
    • These figures unsettle the whole society, and make us feel uneasy and worried.
    • If you have ever walked into a room that made you feel edgy or uneasy, it probably is out of balance.
    • This is an area where I've often noticed politicians getting a bit fidgety, uneasy even.
    • PC Dunn suggested that the appellant's demeanour was jittery and very uneasy.
    • Cal turned off the music, causing the car to fill with an uneasy silence.
  • 2

    (restless, disturbed)
    (night/sleep) agitado
    (night/sleep) intranquilo
  • 3

    (awkward, constrained)
    (silence) incómodo
    (silence) molesto
    (silence) violento
    he feels uneasy with strangers se siente incómodo / no se siente a gusto cuando está con gente que no conoce
  • 4

    (insecure, precarious)
    (peace/alliance) precario
    • In my office, there are two warring factions maintaining an uneasy truce.
    • An uneasy truce has broken out in the coffee shop cybersquatting war.
    • It was an uneasy situation when a close friend pulls a gun on the most dangerous man in the world.
    • With time running out, Hardy and Osborne call a temporary, if uneasy, truce.
    • They have always had an uneasy relationship with a young man they have viewed as too brash.
    • Oskar has an uneasy relationship with his mother, who has started seeing another man.
    • After the war, she settled down to an uneasy domesticity with Penrose and their son.
    • The incident comes at an uneasy time in relations between Washington and Beijing.
    • Because of his concerns to get a job done right, Peter Saville and business have long had an uneasy relationship.
    • I swear I have no idea how she does it, I mean putting me in strange and uneasy situations.
    • Today's poem explores further that uneasy relationship between savage cat and gentle poet.
    • Dolev says this uneasy truce is the most positive vision he can offer.
    • Well, more accurately, people have had an uneasy relationship with fur on the catwalk.
    • The outcome has been an uneasy truce - but one which can only help Zimbabwe cricket as it tries to rebuild.
    • Modern Britain has certainly had an uneasy relationship with modern sexualities.
    • An uneasy truce occurred during the war when hostilities seemed to cease.
    • Ultimately, In Your Hands is about the unusual and uneasy relationship between the pair.
    • Most of the time, it's an uneasy truce, but they've struck a good balance this year.
    • Shoes have an uneasy relationship with feminism, because of their role as sexual signifiers.
    • For many years, the small community has shared an uneasy truce with the creatures.