unsettled
I adjective adrift, afloat, agitated, capricious, changeable, changing, conjectural, deranged, desolate, disarranged, disputable, disturbed, doubtful, dubious, due, fickle, incertus, inconstans, inconstant, migratory, mutable, nervous, new, open, outstanding, owing, pending, perturbed, restless, speculative, tentative, transient, troubled, unadjusted, unattached, unbalanced, uncertain, unchartered, uncollected, undecided, undetermined, uneasy, unessayed, unexplored, unfixed, uninhabited, unnerved, unoccupied, unpaid, unresolved, unrooted, unstable, unstaid, unsteady, untried, untrodden, unventured, upset, vacillating, varius, wandering, wavering II index aleatory (uncertain), conditional, debatable, delinquent (overdue), deranged, disorderly, disputable, due (owed), frenetic, hesitant, inconclusive, indefinite, indeterminate, insecure, irresolute, lunatic, moot, moving (in motion), mutable, non compos mentis, noncommittal, outstanding (unpaid), outstanding (unresolved), payable, pending (unresolved), precarious, problematic, protean, provisional, restive, speculative, tentative, uncertain (questionable), unconfirmed, undecided, unpaid, unsound (not strong), unspecified, vague, variable

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