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jittery

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of jittery

  1. 1 easily excited by nature a jittery person who shouldn't even consider a career as an air traffic controller Synonyms of jittery fiddle-footed, flighty, fluttery, high-strung, hyper, hyperactive, hyperexcitable, hyperkinetic, excitable, jumpy, nervous, skittery, skittish, spasmodic, spookyWords Related to jittery hot-blooded, mercurial, temperamental, unstable, volatile, volcanic; anxious, edgy, flibbertigibbety, nervy, tense, uptight; emotional, emotionalistic, hypersensitive, intense, sensitive, soulful; dramatic, histrionic, melodramatic; irascible, irritable, perturbable, prickly, testy, touchyNear Antonyms of jittery calm, collected, cool, serene, tranquil; easy, easygoing, laid-back, relaxedAntonyms of jittery imperturbable, nerveless, unexcitable, unflappable, unshakable

  2. 2 feeling or showing uncomfortable feelings of uncertainty feeling a little jittery before the flight Synonyms of jittery aflutter, antsy, anxious, atwitter, dithery, edgy, goosey, het up, hinky [slang], hung up, ill at ease, insecure, nervous, jumpy, nervy, perturbed, queasy (also queazy), tense, troubled, uneasy, unquiet, upset, uptight, worriedWords Related to jittery 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 jittery confident, self-assured, self-confident, sure; controlled, self-controlledAntonyms of jittery calm, collected, cool, easy, happy-go-lucky, nerveless, relaxed



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