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fidget

fidg·et

fidget

 
 
pronunciation:
fI jiht
parts of speech:
intransitive verb, noun
part of speech: intransitive verb
inflections: fidgeted, fidgeting, fidgets
definition 1: to move nervously and restlessly.
He fidgeted as he waited for the test results.
similar words:
fuss
definition 2: to manipulate or touch restlessly or aimlessly; fiddle (often fol. by with).
similar words:
fuss
 
part of speech: noun
definition 1: (often pl.) a state of nervous unease or impatience.
definition 2: one who is habitually uneasy or restless.
derivations: fidgety (adj.), fidgetingly (adv.), fidgeter (n.)