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Emotional DiscomfortPlay
Restless often implies a sense of emotional discomfort driving a person's inability to stay still. SlideThe audience grew restless from the speaker's monotonous voice.
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Physical MovementsPlay
Restless can describe someone who moves frequently, showing their inner tension or dissatisfaction. SlideDuring the test, he was restless, tapping his foot constantly.
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Metaphorically TranquilPlay
Contrast with stillness to emphasize the difference between literal and metaphorical peace. SlideHer restless thoughts contrasted with the still night outside.