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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Characterized by jerky movements adj. - Being in a tense state.

Usage examples (35)
  • A jittery ride
  • Gord stood nearby in jittery indecision — encouraged by hunger, restrained by fear.
  • Altogether an unimpressive performance - looked jittery from the start and did not play with confidence or purpose.
  • And a sort of logical extension of that is a kind of jittery troops on the ground. for more
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