Nervous synonyms and antonyms

nûr'vəs

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Eagerly wishing
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Suffering distress:
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(Colloquial) regretful, sorry
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Troubled, irritated by something unwanted or unliked; vexed.
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(entertainment/advertising jargon): on the edge between acceptable and offensive; pushing the boundaries of good taste; dodgy
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(Informal) Having the jitters
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Easily frightened; lacking self-confidence; shy; timorous
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The definition of skittish is jumpy or easy to frighten.
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Having or giving no rest or relaxation; disturbed or disturbing
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Affording no ease or reassurance:
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Able or quick to apprehend or understand
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The definition of agitated is someone who is very distressed or troubled.
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Thinking about unpleasant things that have happened or that might happen; feeling afraid and unhappy.
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Easily startled; timid:
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The definition of fidgety is being restless, or being unable to sit still.
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Caused to show discomposure
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Interested and involved:
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Nervous; jittery.
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(Brit.) Nervous; excitable; jittery
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Easily startled
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Feeling or exhibiting nervous tension
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Disposed to solicit; eager to obtain something desirable, or to avoid anything evil; concerned; anxious; careful.
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(Informal) Overly anxious.
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Easily excited, upset, etc.
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The definition of queasy means sick to your stomach or nauseous, or being slightly worried or nervous about something.
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Very risky
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Emotionally or mentally restless or uneasy.
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Full of or subject to fear; timid
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Of, like, or suggesting a spook or spooks; weird; eerie
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(Postpositive) In a state of excited anticipation or confusion.
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Showing to good effect; having a fine appearance
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Relating to or located on the same side of the body as the spinal cord; dorsal.
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Overly conventional or strict
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Not firm, substantial, or secure; weak, unsound, or unsteady
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Feeling, exhibiting, or expressing no fear.
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Without wind or motion; still; quiet
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Sensitive is defined as someone or something that is easily hurt, disturbed or offended.
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Having the string or strings loosened or detached, as a bow, racket, etc.
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anxious, fearful
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Free of worries.
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In a state of anxiety or uneasiness
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