fidgety

adjective fidg·ety \ ˈfi-jə-tē \

Definition of fidgety

1 :inclined to fidget
2 :making unnecessary fuss :fussy

fidgetiness

noun

Examples of fidgety in a Sentence

  1. He grew more fidgety with each passing hour.

  2. I get too fidgety to sit after a few minutes in a waiting room.

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First Known Use of fidgety

circa 1736


FIDGETY Defined for Kids

fidgety

adjective fidg·ety \ ˈfi-jə-tē \

Definition of fidgety for Students

:nervous and restless


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