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jitter

jit·ter

jitter

 
 
pronunciation:
jI tr
parts of speech:
noun, intransitive verb
part of speech: noun
definition: (pl.) a condition of great nervousness or apprehensiveness (usu. prec. by the).
I got the jitters watching his reckless driving.
 
part of speech: intransitive verb
inflections: jittered, jittering, jitters
definition: to act in a nervous or apprehensive manner; fidget.