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restive

[res-tiv] [ˈrɛstɪv]
adjective
  • uneasily impatient under restriction, opposition, criticism, or delay; resisting control; difficult to control
  • "He changed and had a snack but then felt restive and wandered around the empty house in the gathering dusk, guessing at where everyone had gone."