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jitteriness

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  1. 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 Synonyms of jitteriness edginess, fidgetiness, fidgets, flightiness, jumpiness, restiveness, skittishnessWords Related to jitteriness agita, agitation, anxiety, anxiousness, apprehension, apprehensiveness, disquiet, feverishness, franticness, freneticism, hand-wringing, perturbation, restlessness, trepidation, unease, uneasiness, upset, worry; nerves, tenseness, tension; butterflies, dither, heebie-jeebies, jimjams, jitters, shakes, shivers, williesNear Antonyms of jitteriness confidence, self-assurance, self-confidence, sureness; control, self-control; aplomb, calm, calmness, collectedness, composure, coolness, ease, easiness, equanimity, equilibrium, imperturbability, poise, repose, self-possession, tranquillity (or tranquility), tranquilness


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