Synonyms of on edge in English:

on edge


See definition of on edge

phrase

1‘she felt on edge and wanted to get moving’

SYNONYMS

tense, nervous, edgy, highly strung, anxious, apprehensive, uneasy, ill at ease, unsettled, unstable

excitable, twitchy, jumpy, keyed up, fidgety, restive, skittish, neurotic, brittle, hysterical

sensitive, insecure

irritable, touchy, tetchy, testy, crotchety, irascible, peevish, querulous, bad-tempered, short-tempered, hot-tempered, quick-tempered, temperamental, snappy, captious, crabbed, prickly

British nervy

informal uptight, wired

ANTONYMS

calm