AGITATION's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of agitation
Definition:
n. anxiety; extreme emotional disturbance
Example:
The result of all this agitation is an unsettlement that paralyzes business.
Sentence in Classic:
Do not imagine that my agitation on behalf of my son arises from any fear lest he should have had a hand in this terrible affair.
A Study In Scarlet By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
At last, as midnight approached and the street gradually cleared, he paced up and down the room in uncontrollable agitation.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
But, in spite of that, the mother had spent the whole of that winter in a state of terrible anxiety and agitation.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
The nervous agitation of Alexey Alexandrovitch kept increasing, and had by now reached such a point that he ceased to struggle with it.
Anna Karenina(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
And the fear of death and of the stretchers, and love of the sun and of life, all merged into one feeling of sickening agitation.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
They were very long, and Pierre, from joy, agitation, and embarrassment, was not in a state to understand what was being read.
War and Peace(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
He rode in angry agitation toward him, firmly grasping his whip and fully prepared to take the most resolute and desperate steps to punish his enemy.
War and Peace(V3) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Although that patience did come out, Pierre did not join the army, but remained in deserted Moscow ever in the same state of agitation, irresolution, and alarm, yet at the same time joyfully expecting something terrible.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Formerly all pecuniary questions, especially requests for money to which, as an extremely wealthy man, he was very exposed, produced in him a state of hopeless agitation and perplexity.
War and Peace(V5) By Leo Tolstoy Context
With a firm resolution not to betray herself and not show her agitation, she sent for Mademoiselle Bourienne and went with her to the drawing room.
War and Peace(V6) By Leo Tolstoy Context
That there were now occasional sounds of feet and voices overhead which he inferred the cotton did not exclude, from the circumstance of his evidently being clutched by the lady as a victim on whom to expend her superabundant agitation when the sounds were loudest.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens Context