Definition of tizzy
: a highly excited and distracted state of mind
Examples of tizzy in a Sentence
She's always getting in a tizzy over minor things.
all in a tizzy because she can't find her car keys
Recent Examples of tizzy from the Web
Payday and title loan companies have been in a tizzy since the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau proposed rules last year aimed at making the industry more trustworthy and consumer-friendly.
That’s the emotional core of Link’s connection to Epona in Majora’s Mask, and there’s a flash in it in the brief views of next year’s Wii U The Legend of Zelda that sent fans into a tizzy.
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Origin and Etymology of tizzy
First Known Use: 1935
TIZZY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of tizzy for English Language Learners
: a state in which you feel very worried, upset, and confused
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