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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Causing or characterized by jolts and irregular movements adj. - Being in a tense state.

Usage examples (36)
  • I'm described as jumpy, and it's an accurate description.
  • UNIDENTIFIED MALE: She was kind of jumpy and mean.
  • I disliked the book for the "jumpy" way it was written.
  • The men were beginning to get a little bit "jumpy," when suddenly on our right for more
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