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Definition of "restfulness" [restfulness]

  • The property of being restful. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "restfulness" in a sentence
  • "The patterns on the shafts of the columns, while doubtless adding to the feeling of richness, are a little too pronounced, tending to destroy that restfulness which is felt in the other Italian courts, the Court of Flowers and the Court of Palms."
  • "As these things hurried through my mind, my body sunk in a kind of restfulness before the great fire, Doltaire came back."
  • "The most original boys will have long lapses into conventionality, but the heroes of Kipling's book are never conventional, never ordinary; and then there is an absence of restfulness which is one of the greatest merits of Tom Brown."