willies

plural noun
wil·​lies | \ ˈwi-lēz How to pronounce willies (audio) \

Definition of willies

: a fit of nervousness : jitters used with the

First Known Use of willies

circa 1896, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for willies

origin unknown

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“Willies.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/willies. Accessed 27 Jul. 2021.

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willies

noun plural
wil·​lies | \ ˈwi-lēz How to pronounce willies (audio) \

Kids Definition of willies

: a fit of nervousness That scary movie gives me the willies.

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