Part of speech:
Easily frightened; lacking self-confidence; shy; timorous
The definition of skittish is jumpy or easy to frighten.
Affording no ease or reassurance:
Having or giving no rest or relaxation; disturbed or disturbing
The definition of agitated is someone who is very distressed or troubled.
(Informal) Having the jitters
Able or quick to apprehend or understand
The definition of fidgety is being restless, or being unable to sit still.
Easily startled; timid:
Interested and involved:
(Brit.) Nervous; excitable; jittery
Easily excited, upset, etc.
Feeling or exhibiting nervous tension
Easily hurt, upset, or offended:
Overly conventional or strict
Full of or subject to fear; timid
Feeling, exhibiting, or expressing no fear.
Showing to good effect; having a fine appearance
Without wind or motion; still; quiet
Of, like, or suggesting a spook or spooks; weird; eerie
The definition of queasy means sick to your stomach or nauseous, or being slightly worried or nervous about something.
Emotionally or mentally restless or uneasy.
Relating to or located on the same side of the body as the spinal cord; dorsal.
In a state of anxiety or uneasiness
Not firm, substantial, or secure; weak, unsound, or unsteady
Having the string or strings loosened or detached, as a bow, racket, etc.
Find another word for nervous. In this page you can discover 54 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for nervous, like: tense, anxious, distressed, unsettled, annoyed, edgy, timid, skittish, uneasy, restless and worried.