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Overview of adj restive

The adj restive has 2 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (2) edgy, high-strung, highly strung, jittery, jumpy, nervy, overstrung, restive, uptight

(being in a tense state)

2. restive

(impatient especially under restriction or delay; "the government has done nothing to ease restrictions and manufacturers are growing restive") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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