Synonyms of 'fidgety'
I was so fidgety and nervous.
My father seemed very restless and excited.
I get very nervous when I'm in the house alone at night.
He looked uneasy and refused to answer questions.
They are impatient for jobs and security.
Investors have become jittery about the country's economy.
Ever since their arrival she had felt on edge.
He stood abruptly and left the room at a fast, jerky walk.
The audience grew restive.
I told myself not to be so jumpy.
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in the sense of impatient
restless to have or do somethingThey are impatient for jobs and security.
in the sense of jerky
having an irregular jolting motionHe stood abruptly and left the room at a fast, jerky walk.
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