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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (unsettled)
a. restless
El bebé ha estado inquieto y llorando mucho. Debe de tener hambre.The baby has been restless and crying a lot. He must be hungry.
2. (concerned)
a. anxious
Me puse inquieto porque mi hija no me había llamado.I grew anxious because my daughter hadn't called me.
b. worried
Hank está inquieto por algo. Ha estado mirando su teléfono cada cinco minutos.Hank is worried about something. He has been checking his phone every five minutes.
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (preocupado)
a. worried, anxious
2. (agitado, emprendedor)
a. restless
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1 (preocupado) anxious; worried
estar inquieto por algo to be anxious about sth; be worried about sth
2 (agitado) restless; unsettled
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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