jitteriness
noun see jittery

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • jitteriness — jitter informal ► NOUN 1) (the jitters) a feeling of raw nervousness. 2) slight, irregular variation in an electrical signal. ► VERB 1) act nervously. 2) suffer from jitter. DERIVATIVES jitteriness …   English terms dictionary

  • jitteriness — See jittery. * * * …   Universalium

  • jitteriness — noun The state of being jittery …   Wiktionary

  • jitteriness — jit·ter·i·ness …   English syllables

  • jitteriness — noun the anxious feeling you have when you have the jitters • Syn: ↑jumpiness, ↑nervousness, ↑restiveness • Derivationally related forms: ↑restive (for: ↑restiveness), ↑nervous …   Useful english dictionary

  • jittery — jitteriness, n. /jit euh ree/, adj., jitterier, jitteriest. extremely tense and nervous; jumpy: He s very jittery about the medical checkup. [1930 35, Amer.; JITTER + Y1] * * * …   Universalium

  • jumpiness — noun the anxious feeling you have when you have the jitters • Syn: ↑jitteriness, ↑nervousness, ↑restiveness • Derivationally related forms: ↑restive (for: ↑restiveness), ↑nervous …   Useful english dictionary

  • nervousness — noun 1. the anxious feeling you have when you have the jitters (Freq. 1) • Syn: ↑jitteriness, ↑jumpiness, ↑restiveness • Derivationally related forms: ↑restive (for: ↑restiveness) …   Useful english dictionary

  • restiveness — noun 1. the anxious feeling you have when you have the jitters • Syn: ↑jitteriness, ↑jumpiness, ↑nervousness • Derivationally related forms: ↑restive, ↑nervous (for: ↑nervousness), ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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