restlessly

All Adverb
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  • All evening he moved restlessly about the house and at half past eight went to bed. Cited from Poor White, by Sherwood Anderson
  • Suddenly her hand left his face, and he heard her moving restlessly. Cited from Isobel, by James Oliver Curwood
  • But his daughter only turned away and restlessly moved about the room. Cited from His Family, by Ernest Poole
  • John turned round restlessly, laid his hands against the wall, and his head upon them. Cited from The History of David Grieve, by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  • For half an hour after he had retired he could hear him moving restlessly about his room. Cited from Captains All and Other Stories, by W.W. Jacobs
  • The woman moved her hands restlessly, as if to ask where else she could go. Cited from The Web of Life, by Robert Herrick
  • He went for the last time to the open door and looked forth restlessly. Cited from The Keeper of the Door, by Ethel M. Dell
  • Law cast himself restlessly upon a seat across the room from her. Cited from The Mississippi Bubble, by Emerson Hough
  • She rose to her feet, and walked restlessly up and down the room. Cited from A Lost Leader, by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  • The station was filled with men, women, and children who moved restlessly about. Cited from Poor White, by Sherwood Anderson
  • Round and round he went, over and over, top-side, down-side, restlessly. Cited from Parrot & Co., by Harold MacGrath
  • And all the time her eyes kept turning to the window again and again restlessly. Cited from The Second Honeymoon, by Ruby M. Ayres
  • She wondered restlessly if he wanted anything and if she could hear him if he called. Cited from The Greater Inclination, Edith Wharton
  • All the while he was talking, his eyes were moving restlessly round the room. Cited from The Pothunters, by P. G. Wodehouse
  • A dark figure seems to be restlessly moving against a white ground.
  • She left her chair, and walked restlessly up and down the room. Cited from Heart and Science, by Wilkie Collins
  • He rose to his feet and moved restlessly about the room. Cited from The Black Box, by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  • She rose to her feet and moved restlessly about the room. Cited from Nobody's Man, by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  • She moved a little restlessly, and then lay very still with her head on my breast. Cited from Cape Cod Folks, by Sarah P. McLean Greene
  • They moved restlessly about the room and spoke of the bad times and the increasing need. Cited from Pelle the Conqueror, by Martin Anderson Nexo
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Synonyms of restlessly

Meaning of restlessly

  • adverb In a restless manner
    he cracked his knuckles restlessly