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jitteriness

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a state of nervousness marked by sudden jerky movements
  • sensing the team's jitteriness before the big game, the coach gave a pregame speech that was more reassuring than inspirational

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“Jitteriness.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/jitteriness. Accessed 17 Jan. 2021.

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