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jimjams

plural noun

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a sense of panic or extreme nervousness
  • heights don't give me the jimjams, but flying does

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“Jimjams.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/jimjams. Accessed 21 Feb. 2020.

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