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Excitable synonyms

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Susceptible to slight differences or changes in the environment:
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  1. Susceptible to slight differences or changes in the environment:
  2. Aware of or careful about the attitudes, feelings, or circumstances of others:
  3. Easily hurt, upset, or offended:
  1. Nervous; anxious; excited or excitable.
  2. Tending to be very anxious and easily agitated.
  3. Highly sensitive or nervous and tense
  1. Affected with a neurosis.
  2. (Medicine) Useful in disorders of, or affecting, the nerves.
  3. Relating to or affected with a neurosis. No longer used in psychiatric diagnosis.
Contrary; fractious.
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  1. Contrary; fractious.
  2. Hard to please; irritable; fretful; cross
  3. Showing ill humor or impatience, as a glance or remark
Easily irritated or annoyed.
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  1. Easily irritated or annoyed.
  2. Capable of responding to a stimulus. Used of an organism.
  3. (Medicine) Abnormally or excessively sensitive to a stimulus:
Daring, provocative, or trend-setting:
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  1. Daring, provocative, or trend-setting:
  2. (Informal) Innovative, daring, unconventional, etc.
  3. Nervous or irritable:
Expressing or produced by impatience:
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  1. Expressing or produced by impatience:
  2. Restively eager or desirous; anxious:
  3. Feeling or showing a lack of patience
Not tolerant; close-minded about new or different ideas. indisposed to tolerate contrary opinions or beliefs; impatient of dissent or opposition; denying or refusing the right of private opinion or choice in others; inclined to persecute or suppress dissent.
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  1. Not tolerant; close-minded about new or different ideas. indisposed to tolerate contrary opinions or beliefs; impatient of dissent or opposition; denying or refusing the right of private opinion or choice in others; inclined to persecute or suppress dissent.
  2. Unwilling to tolerate differences in opinions, practices, or beliefs, especially religious beliefs.
  3. Not tolerant; unwilling to tolerate others' opinions, beliefs, etc. or persons of other races, background, etc.; bigoted; illiberal
Expressive of a mood, especially a sullen or gloomy mood:
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  1. Expressive of a mood, especially a sullen or gloomy mood:
  2. Given to frequent changes of mood; temperamental.
  3. Subject to or characterized by gloomy, sullen moods or changes of mood
Tending to take offense with slight cause; oversensitive.
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  1. Tending to take offense with slight cause; oversensitive.
  2. Requiring special tact or skill in handling; delicate:
  3. Highly sensitive to touch. Used of a body part.
Characterized by or resulting from anger.
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  1. Characterized by or resulting from anger.
  2. Prone to outbursts of temper; easily angered.
  3. Showing or resulting from a quick temper or a fit of anger
Easily excited or emotionally volatile; tempestuous:
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  1. Easily excited or emotionally volatile; tempestuous:
  2. Characterized by strong emotion; ardent; spirited
  3. Being in an inflamed, usually painful condition:
Likely to shift quickly and unpredictably; unstable; explosive
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  1. Likely to shift quickly and unpredictably; unstable; explosive
  2. Tending to vary often or widely, as in price:
  3. Changing easily from liquid to vapor at normal temperatures and pressures. Essential oils used in perfumes are highly volatile.
Harboring resentment, full of resentment, at a given moment.
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  1. Harboring resentment, full of resentment, at a given moment.
  2. Inclined to resent, who tends to harbor resentment, when wronged.
  3. Full of, characterized by, or inclined to feel indignant ill will.
Acting or moving with great force; violent
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  1. Acting or moving with great force; violent
  2. Characterized by forcefulness of expression or intensity of emotion or conviction; fervid:
  3. Having or characterized by intense feeling or strong passion; fervent, impassioned, etc.
Showing feelings openly and frankly
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  1. Showing feelings openly and frankly
  2. Serving to manifest or prove.
  3. Involving or characterized by demonstration.
Having or showing a persistent desire for change or action:
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  1. Having or showing a persistent desire for change or action:
  2. Not satisfied to be at rest or in peace; averse to repose; eager for change; discontented.
  3. Without rest; unable to be still or quiet; uneasy; continually moving.
Disturbed by anxiety or apprehension; restless; unsettled; perturbed
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  1. Disturbed by anxiety or apprehension; restless; unsettled; perturbed
  2. Awkward or unsure in manner; constrained:
  3. Lacking a sense of security; anxious or apprehensive:
Anxious; uneasy
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  1. Anxious; uneasy
  2. Uneasy and restless; unable to settle.
  3. Full of turmoil; restless, disturbed, etc.
Containing or caused by the action of the element mercury.
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  1. Containing or caused by the action of the element mercury.
  2. Caused by the action or use of mercury
  3. Having qualities suggestive of mercury; quick, quick-witted, volatile, changeable, fickle, etc.
Of or relating to direct-current electricity, especially when produced chemically.
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  1. Of or relating to direct-current electricity, especially when produced chemically.
  2. Of or having to do with direct current that is produced by a chemical reaction, as in a storage battery or dry cell
  3. Relating to electricity generated by a chemical reaction. A galvanic cell is an electric cell , such as found in household and car batteries, that makes use of galvanic reactions to act as a power source.
Creating unnecessary fuss.
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  1. Creating unnecessary fuss.
  2. Having, or pertaining to, a tendency to fidget.
  3. Nervous; uneasy
Full of unnecessary details
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  1. Full of unnecessary details
  2. Easily upset; given to bouts of ill temper:
  3. Paying great or excessive attention to personal tastes and appearance; fastidious:
(Informal) Extremely funny:
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  1. (Informal) Extremely funny:
  2. Laughing or crying for a prolonged period of time:
  3. Of, characterized by, or arising from hysteria. No longer in clinical use.
Determined by emotion rather than reason.
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  1. Determined by emotion rather than reason.
  2. Readily affected with or stirred by emotion:
  3. Easily aroused to emotion; quick to weep, be angry, etc.
Easily angered; quick-tempered:
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  1. Easily angered; quick-tempered:
  2. Quick-tempered; easily made angry
  3. Pertaining to or characteristic of a hothead or hotheadedness; (of a person) easily excited or angered.
Having or showing enthusiasm; ardent
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  1. Having or showing enthusiasm; ardent
  2. Of, or having the nature of, enthusiasm
  3. With zealous fervor; excited, motivated.
Moving rapidly or violently:
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  1. Moving rapidly or violently:
  2. Marked by or causing turmoil; unruly or boisterous
  3. Full of commotion or wild disorder
That can be impressed; impressionable
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  1. That can be impressed; impressionable
  2. Susceptible to impressions; malleable:
  3. Capable of being impressed; susceptible of receiving impression.
Of, involving, or like a tempest
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  1. Of, involving, or like a tempest
  2. Violent; turbulent
  3. Characterized by violent emotions or actions; tumultuous:
Subject to, characterized by, or affected by storms; tempestuous.
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  1. Subject to, characterized by, or affected by storms; tempestuous.
  2. Violent, raging, turbulent, etc.
  3. Characterized by violent emotions, passions, speech, or actions:
Produced by or resulting from a sudden impulse
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  1. Produced by or resulting from a sudden impulse
  2. (Mech.) Acting briefly and as a result of impulse
  3. (Physics) Acting within brief time intervals. Used especially of a force.
(Now Rare) Moving with great force or violence; having great impetus; rushing; furious
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  1. (Now Rare) Moving with great force or violence; having great impetus; rushing; furious
  2. Having or marked by violent force:
  3. Acting or done suddenly with little thought; rash; impulsive
Characterized by too great haste or recklessness
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  1. Characterized by too great haste or recklessness
  2. Resulting from or acting with ill-considered haste or boldness.
  3. (Obs.) Bringing quick results
Showing irritation or impatience
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  1. Showing irritation or impatience
  2. Acting with too much speed or haste; hurried:
  3. Acting in haste; being too hurried or quick. (e.g. Without much thinking about it they made a hasty decision to buy it.)
Perceiving or responding with speed and sensitivity; keen:
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  1. Perceiving or responding with speed and sensitivity; keen:
  2. Moving or functioning rapidly and energetically; speedy:
  3. Designating a reference source designed to provide basic or essential information in a format that is easy to use
Arising from or marked by passion:
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  1. Arising from or marked by passion:
  2. Having or showing strong feelings; full of passion
  3. Resulting from, expressing, or tending to arouse strong feeling; ardent; intense; impassioned
Not taking heed; careless; unmindful
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  1. Not taking heed; careless; unmindful
  2. Marked by or paying little heed; unmindful or thoughtless.
  3. Unaware, without noticing
Careless; heedless
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  1. Careless; heedless
  2. Not regarding consequences; headlong and irresponsible; rash
  3. Acting or done with a lack of care or caution; careless or irresponsible.
Characterized by or displaying physical violence:
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  1. Characterized by or displaying physical violence:
  2. Characterized by extreme emotion, especially anger:
  3. Causing or intending to cause damage, injury, or death, often when involving great force:
Easily aroused to anger.
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  1. Easily aroused to anger.
  2. (Usually said of a person, but sometimes of an animal) Easily or quickly angered or frustrated.
Having an excitable temperament; easily upset
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  1. Having an excitable temperament; easily upset
  2. Relating to or caused by temperament:
  3. Excessively sensitive or irritable; moody.
Having a fiery temper; easily made angry
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  1. Having a fiery temper; easily made angry
  2. (Colloquial, usually said of a person, but sometimes of an animal) Become very vocal or even violent when angered or frustrated.
Easily or quickly moved to anger; irascible.
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  1. Easily or quickly moved to anger; irascible.
  2. Of or pertaining to a person who is easily angered, who is known to frequently lose his or her temper.
Easily excited or aroused:
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  1. Easily excited or aroused:
Capable of igniting and burning.
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  1. Capable of igniting and burning.
  2. Easily aroused or excited.
  3. That catches fire and burns easily; flammable
Hostile and violent, especially by nature or temperament; ferocious:
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  1. Hostile and violent, especially by nature or temperament; ferocious:
  2. Extremely powerful or destructive:
  3. Intense in activity or feeling; vigorous or ardent:
Occurring, growing, or living in a natural state; not domesticated, cultivated, or tamed:
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  1. Occurring, growing, or living in a natural state; not domesticated, cultivated, or tamed:
  2. Characterized by a lack of moral restraint; dissolute or licentious:
  3. Based on little or no evidence or probability; unfounded:
Produced by or discharged from a volcano:
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  1. Produced by or discharged from a volcano:
  2. Reminiscent of a volcano; explosive, violent, full of suppressed anger, energy etc.
  3. Produced by a volcano, or, more generally, by igneous agencies; as, volcanic tufa.
Tending to explode.
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  1. Tending to explode.
  2. Of, causing, or having the nature of, an explosion
  3. Likely to explode, as in violence
Causing trouble or vexation; thorny:
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  1. Causing trouble or vexation; thorny:
  2. Easily irritated.
  3. Covered with sharp points.
Angered or offended
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  1. Angered or offended
  2. Easily offended; touchy
  3. Irritated or annoyed; indignant.
Easily excited, upset, etc.
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  1. Easily excited, upset, etc.
  2. Characterized by irresponsible or silly behavior.
  3. Given to sudden whims; not taking things seriously; frivolous or irresponsible
Vigorous in expression; animated
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  1. Vigorous in expression; animated
  2. Characterized by or showing emotional tension, restlessness, agitation, etc.
  3. Marked by or having a feeling of unease or apprehension:
Characterized by fitful, jerky movements.
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  1. Characterized by fitful, jerky movements.
  2. Moving in jumps, jerks, or abrupt variations
  3. Nervous and excited.
(Linguistics) Enunciated with taut muscles, as the sound (ē) in keen.
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  1. (Linguistics) Enunciated with taut muscles, as the sound (ē) in keen.
  2. Feeling, showing, or causing mental strain; anxious
  3. Causing or characterized by nervous tension or mental strain:
Too tightly strung:
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  1. Too tightly strung:
  2. Too highly strung; tense
  3. Too sensitive, nervous, or tense.
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