Not loose or vague; exact or precise:
Able or quick to apprehend or understand
Interested and involved:
Having to do with a convention or assembly
The definition of conservative is favoring older, known traditions and resisting any changes.
Stretched tight; strained; taut
Affording no ease or reassurance:
The definition of calm is someone or something who is peaceful and free from stress or worries.
Neither warm nor very cold; moderately cold:
Daring, provocative, or trend-setting:
(Informal) Having the jitters
Hard to control; unruly; refractory
Undependably variable; mercurial or fickle.
Feeling or exhibiting nervous tension
Highly sensitive or nervous and tense
being in a tense state
Too highly strung; tense
Emotionally or mentally disturbed
Tending to fidget.
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