Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: uneasily
IPA transcription: [ən'izəli]
r meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: anxiously, uneasily, apprehensively
    Meaning: with anxiety or apprehension; "we watched anxiously"
Usage examples
  • The people stirred uneasily.
  • Frank Spencer stirred uneasily.
  • "Well--" said Charlie Johnson uneasily.
  • Joe looked on uneasily, but kept silent.
  • "Why?" he questioned uneasily of himself.
  • "There must be danger of it this year if ever," Thurston observed uneasily.
  • "They are my sole ornaments, my prettiest feature," said the Woozy, uneasily.
  • As she entered the room, Grushenka only glanced for an instant at Mitya, who looked at her uneasily.
  • "I wonder how far I am from home?" said Capitola, uneasily; "somewhere between six and seven miles, I reckon.
  • Then she was gone; and people stirred themselves uneasily, as folks do when having been within touch of the plague.