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edgy

edg·y

edgy

 
pronunciation:
e ji
features:
Word Combinations (adjective)
part of speech: adjective
inflections: edgier, edgiest
definition: irritably nervous or impatient; on edge.
Don't bother the chef now, he's always edgy when he's cooking.I'm always edgy before a big exam.
antonyms:
calm
similar words:
fretful, jumpy
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derivations: edgily (adv.), edginess (n.)