What is the opposite of peaceful?

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Opposite of free from strife or disturbance
“Margaret was relieved to be home after a busy day at the office.”
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Opposite of free from noise
“We couldn't escape the noisy apartment block as the party extended long into the night.”
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Opposite of having a calm and tranquil nature due to isolation
“The well-renowned nightclub became an unruly haven for misfits.”
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Opposite of not involving war, conflict or violence
“What started as a minor protest quickly turned into a violent altercation between the two factions.”
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Opposite of free from emotional or mental agitation
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“He compelled me to feel agitated when he accused me of stealing his lunch.”
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Opposite of inclined to live in peace with an aversion towards conflict
“The bloodthirsty tribal men were ready to pounce on us if we made the wrong move.”
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(of a person) Opposite of reserved in nature
“Our neighbor was a sociable man who always made an effort to get to know you.”
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Opposite of not aggressive or violent in nature
“A powerful storm is brewing.”
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Opposite of in a state of comfort and relaxation
“They all saw Dawn as their sworn enemy, which made for an uncomfortable weekend away for me because I was now seen as a traitor.”
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Opposite of providing physical comfort
“We went away for a quick holiday but the kids made it rather stressful.”
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Opposite of having an easygoing and pleasing manner, especially in social situations
“Ryan is so rude, and would often make disrespectful gesticulations when provoked.”
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Opposite of upstanding, especially law-abiding
“Criminals are some of the most degenerate human beings on our planet.”
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Opposite of inclined to avoid conflict or dissent
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Opposite of quiet, and ready to do what other people say
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Opposite of like an idyll; extremely happy, peaceful, or picturesque
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Opposite of free from negative emotions, such as anger
“The activists were frenzied as they demanded for change to the system.”
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Opposite of remaining calm even in situations that would cause many others to become angry, frustrated, panicky, etc.
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Opposite of characterized by friendliness and absence of discord
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Opposite of a feeling of positivity, satisfaction, or enjoyment
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“We are feeling sad and upset about the recent tragic events which have unfolded.”
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Opposite of without a break in continuity
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(of a person's temper or disposition) Opposite of calm and composed
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Opposite of not objectionable or harmful
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Opposite of causing sleepiness
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Opposite of mild in effect or degree
“He heard the coarse and agitated voice of his angry mother calling out to him.”
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Opposite of not making or accompanied by any sound
“Footage of the incident drew audible gasps from spectators across the stadium.”
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(of sleep) Opposite of deep and undisturbed in nature
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(of one's conscience) Opposite of free of guilt
“I have a guilty conscience because I did something I knew was wrong.”
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