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antsy

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of antsy

  1. 1 feeling or showing uncomfortable feelings of uncertainty he was feeling understandably antsy about the tax audit Synonyms of antsy aflutter, 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, worriedWords Related to antsy aggrieved, 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, spookyNear Antonyms of antsy confident, self-assured, self-confident, sure; controlled, self-controlledAntonyms of antsy calm, collected, cool, easy, happy-go-lucky, nerveless, relaxed

  2. 2 making jerky or restless movements after a few minutes in the formal restaurant, the kids got antsy Synonyms of antsy fidgety, squirmy, twitchy, wiggly, wrigglyWords Related to antsy aflutter, fluttery, twittery; quaking, quivering, shaking, shivering, shivery, shuddering, trembling; anxious, dithery, edgy, het up, hung up, jittery, jumpy, nervous, nervy, perturbed, restive, tense, troubled, uneasy, unquiet, upset, uptight, worriedNear Antonyms of antsy calm, collected, cool, easy, relaxedAntonyms of antsy motionless, still

  3. 3 showing urgent desire or interest she's been antsy to start what promises to be an exciting new job Synonyms of antsy agog, eager, anxious, ardent, athirst, avid, crazy, desirous, enthused, enthusiastic, excited, geeked [slang], great, greedy, gung ho, hepped up, hopped-up, hot, hungry, impatient, juiced, keen, nuts, pumped, raring, solicitous, stoked [slang], thirsty, voracious, wildWords Related to antsy engaged, interested; happy, hung up, obsessed; ambitious, appetent, covetous, craving, hankering, longing, pining; breathless, restive, restless; amenable, disposed, game, glad, inclined, ready, unreluctant, willingNear Antonyms of antsy casual, incurious, insouciant, nonchalant, unconcerned, uninterested; aloof, detached, disinterested; impassive, stolid; halfhearted, lackadaisical, languid, languorous, lukewarm, spiritless; averse, disinclined, hesitant, loath (also loth or loathe), reluctant, unwillingAntonyms of antsy apathetic, indifferent, uneager, unenthusiastic


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