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unsettled

un·set·tled

unsettled

pronunciation:
uhn se tld
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: not firmly situated in one place.
antonyms:
rooted, settled, stable
definition 2: not fixed, stable, or constant; variable or changeable, as the weather.
antonyms:
stable
similar words:
fluid
definition 3: agitated, disturbed, or upset.
antonyms:
unperturbed
similar words:
disconcerted
definition 4: not decided, as an issue; unresolved; undetermined.
antonyms:
settled
similar words:
open, up in the air
definition 5: not paid, adjusted, or closed, as an account or law case.
antonyms:
settled
similar words:
outstanding
definition 6: not lived in by many people; unpopulated.
antonyms:
settled
derivation: unsettledness (n.)