causing or fraught with or showing anxiety
- described as unrest or disorder
- To disquiet
- maybe not peaceful restless uneasy agitated interrupted
- To disquiet.
- maybe not peaceful; restless; uneasy; agitated; disturbed.
1520s, from un- (1) "not" + peaceful (adj.).
(v. t.) To disquiet.
- (a.) Maybe not quiet; restless; uneasy; agitated; disrupted.
Without being intolerant, the Turks were a rougher and ruder race than the Arabs of Egypt whom they displaced; while the wars between the Fatimites of Egypt and the Abbasids of Bagdad, whose cause was represented by the Seljuks, made Syria (one of the natural battle-grounds of history) into a troubled and unquiet region.