Synonyms of 'excitable'
nervous and easily excitedThe patient was in a highly excitable state.
I get very nervous when I'm in the house alone at night.
I don't get as emotional as I once did.
He could be violent from time to time.
He had been very tense, but he finally relaxed.
She has a passionate temper.
She has a volatile temperament.
She was nervous and edgy, waiting for the phone to ring.
The patient was given to temperamental outbursts and paranoia.
He is very touchy about his past.
He had an irascible temper.
Ben gets testy when he is hungry.
hot-headed, , ,
a footballer whose fiery temper makes him too hot-headed to handle
They are wonderful people, but very quick-tempered.
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in the sense of edgy
nervous, irritable, or anxiousShe was nervous and edgy, waiting for the phone to ring.
in the sense of emotional
showing one's feelings openly, esp. when upsetI don't get as emotional as I once did.
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