To touch or handle something nervously or persistently:
To annoy; vex:
Wriggle is defined as to twist and turn, or to get in or out of a situation using unfavorable actions.
To wiggle is to get yourself out of something, to quickly move back and forth, or to fidget and squirm around.
To get rid of; throw away; discard
To feel or exhibit signs of humiliation or embarrassment.
Twitch is defined as to move or pull with a slight jerk.
To provoke deliberately; incite. Often used with up :
To twirl or play with lightly or idly
To play fast and loose (with a person's affections); dally
To treat something casually or without seriousness:
To tinker is defined as to play around with something, or to try to change or fix it.
(Intransitive) To be active, but not excessively busy, at a task or a series of tasks.
(Music) To perform on an instrument:
(Informal) To play, fool, trifle, or meddle
To play the fool; to trifle; to toy; to spend time in idle sport or mirth.
To play a fiddle.
To reduce in intensity; slacken:
To play (a musical piece).
Find another word for fidgeting. In this page you can discover 23 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for fidgeting, like: worrying, chafing, fretting, joggling, jiggling, wriggling, wiggling, tossing, squirming, twitching and stirring.