Examples of antsy in a Sentence
he was feeling understandably antsy about the tax audit
after a few minutes in the formal restaurant, the kids got antsy
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Plenty of children get antsy when placed on Santa's lap for a picture, but one Maryland toddler went so far as to send an elaborate SOS.
The answer seems obvious to vocal fans and antsy producers alike.
Aside from one little girl who needed to be calmed down by a cashier, even children appeared antsy but not frightened.
No time to gloat—the coach and QB were antsy, peering upward, waiting for the fans’ next call as the play clock ticked down again.
Chris was Chris, Tommy was antsy, and Paul was trying to sell me this dance move he was convinced would take off, The Collapse!
So, naturally, fans are getting pretty antsy for new material.
An announced crowd of 56,107 turned from rowdy to antsy.
Kim Jong-un and Trump, two leaders with serious power complexes (one assumes), are getting increasingly antsy.
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Synonymsaflutter, nervous, anxious, atwitter, dithery, edgy, goosey, het up, hinky [slang], hung up, ill at ease, insecure, jittery, jumpy, nervy, perturbed, queasy (also queazy), tense, troubled, uneasy, unquiet, upset, uptight, worried
Antonymscalm, collected, cool, easy, happy-go-lucky, nerveless, relaxed
Related Wordsaggrieved, bothered, concerned, disquieted, distraught, distressed, disturbed, freaked, freaked-out, shook-up; apprehensive, foreboding, hesitant, misgiving; fretful, fretting, stewing, vexed; qualmish, qualmy; flustered, twittered, undone, unnerved, unstrung; obsessed, preoccupied, restless; fidgety, flighty, fluttery, high-strung, hypertense, skittish, spooky
Near Antonymsconfident, self-assured, self-confident, sure; controlled, self-controlled
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