heebie-jeebies

plural noun
hee·bie-jee·bies | \ˌhē-bē-ˈjē-bēz \

Definition of heebie-jeebies 

First Known Use of heebie-jeebies

1923, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for heebie-jeebies

coined by Billy DeBeck †1942 American cartoonist

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