ants in one's pants

ants in one's pants
phrasal impatience for action or activity ; restlessness

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • ants in one's pants — {n. phr.}, {slang} Nervous over activity; restlessness. * /Jane can not sit still; she has ants in her pants./ * /You have ants in your pants today. Is something wrong?/ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • ants in one's pants — {n. phr.}, {slang} Nervous over activity; restlessness. * /Jane can not sit still; she has ants in her pants./ * /You have ants in your pants today. Is something wrong?/ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • ants in one's pants —    People who have ants in their pants are very restless or excited about something.     I wish he d relax. He s got ants in his pants about something today …   English Idioms & idiomatic expressions

  • ants\ in\ one's\ pants — n. phr. slang Nervous over activity; restlessness. Jane can not sit still; she has ants in her pants. You have ants in your pants today. is something wrong? …   Словарь американских идиом

  • ants in one's pants — restless, can t sit still, jumpy, fidgety …   English contemporary dictionary

  • ants in one's pants — phrasal : a usually obvious and excessive eagerness for action : restlessness, impatience …   Useful english dictionary

  • ants in one's pants, have —  Be restless or excited …   A concise dictionary of English slang

  • have ants in one's pants — idi have ants in one s pants, Slang. to be impatient or eager to act …   From formal English to slang

  • have ants in one's pants — ► have ants in one s pants informal be fidgety. Main Entry: ↑ant …   English terms dictionary

  • have ants in one's pants — (informal) To be restless, impatient, needlessly hurrying • • • Main Entry: ↑ant * * * informal be fidgety or restless …   Useful english dictionary

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