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    • US Pronunciation
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    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • [fij-i-tee]
    • /ˈfɪdʒ ɪ ti/
    • /ˈfɪdʒ.ɪt/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [fij-i-tee]
    • /ˈfɪdʒ ɪ ti/

Definitions of fidgety word

  • adjective fidgety restless; impatient; uneasy. 1
  • adjective fidgety nervously and excessively fussy. 1
  • noun fidgety Inclined to fidget; restless or uneasy. 1
  • adjective fidgety nervous, constantly moving 1
  • adjective fidgety Someone who is fidgety keeps fidgeting, for example because they are nervous or bored. 0
  • adjective fidgety nervous; uneasy 0

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fidgety popularity

A common word. It’s meaning is known to most children of preschool age. About 75% of English native speakers know the meaning and use the word.
This word is included in each student's vocabulary. Most likely there is at least one movie with this word in the title.

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Synonyms for fidgety

adj fidgety

  • jumpy — subject to sudden, involuntary starts, especially from nervousness, fear, excitement, etc.
  • restless — characterized by or showing inability to remain at rest: a restless mood.
  • apprehensive — Someone who is apprehensive is afraid that something bad may happen.
  • impatient — not patient; not accepting delay, opposition, pain, etc., with calm or patience.
  • uneasy — not easy in body or mind; uncomfortable; restless; disturbed; perturbed.

adjective fidgety

  • squirmy — characterized by squirming.
  • fretful — disposed or quick to fret; irritable or peevish.
  • agitated — If someone is agitated, they are very worried or upset, and show this in their behaviour, movements, or voice.

adverb fidgety

  • nail-biting — the act or practice of biting one's fingernails, especially as the result of anxiety or nervousness.

Antonyms for fidgety

adj fidgety

  • composed — If someone is composed, they are calm and able to control their feelings.
  • laid-back — relaxed or unhurried: laid-back music rhythms.
  • restful — giving or conducive to rest.
  • still — remaining in place or at rest; motionless; stationary: to stand still.
  • unmoving — not moving; still; motionless.

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