Synonyms of jittery in English:


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nervous, anxious, worried, apprehensive, on edge, edgy, tense, strained, stressed, agitated, in a state of nerves, in a state of agitation, uneasy, restless, worked up, keyed up, overwrought, wrought up, strung out, jumpy, on tenterhooks, with one's stomach in knots, fidgety, fearful, frightened, scared, with one's heart in one's mouth, like a cat on a hot tin roof, quaking, trembling, shaking, shaking in one's shoes, shaky, on pins and needles, in a cold sweat, fevered, febrile

with butterflies in one's stomach, twitchy, in a state, uptight, wired, in a stew, all of a dither, all of a doodah, in a sweat, in a flap, in a tizz, in a tizzy, all of a lather, het up, in a twitter

British strung up, stressy, windy, having kittens, like a cat on hot bricks

North American spooky, squirrelly, in a twit

NZ Australian toey

British vulgar slang shitting bricks, bricking oneself

dated overstrung


cool, calm, relaxed, laid-back