Origin of fidget
irregular from fidge
First Known Use: 1674
Simple Definition of fidget
: to make a lot of small movements because you are nervous, bored, etc. : to move or act in a nervous or restless way
Full Definition of fidget
: to move or act restlessly or nervously
: to cause to move or act nervously
Examples of fidget
He was constantly fidgeting in his chair.
<small children are likely to fidget in church>
First Known Use of fidget
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