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agitated, convulsive, disquieted, distraught, disturbed, erratic, feverish, jerky, jittery, jumpy, palpitating, perturbed, quaking, quavering, quivering, restless, shaken, shaking, shivering, shuddering, skittish, spastic, trembling, troubled, twitching, uneasy, unquiet, upset, wobbling, writhing, Churned, Jarred, fluttered, twitchy.
afraid, agitated, annoyed, apprehensive, bothered, concerned, distressed, disturbed, edgy, excitable, fidgety, fitful, flustered, fussy, hesitant, high-strung, hysterical, irritable, jittery, jumpy, nervy, neurotic, overwrought, querulous, restive, ruffled, sensitive, shaky, shrinking, shy, skittish, snappish, solicitous, taut, tense, timid, timorous, troubled, uneasy, unstrung, upset, uptight, volatile, weak, wired, worried, twitchy, spooked, unrestful, basket case, on edge.
irritable, short, shortest.
timid, weak-kneed, softer, weak, yellow-bellied, Chicken-hearted, Cowhearted, pigeonhearted, having the willies, lacking courage, no guts, running scared.
heartwarming, hot-blooded, temperamental, hotblooded.
ardent, brittle, combustible, cranky, crusty, edgy, emotional, excitable, explosive, fiery, fragile, high-strung, hot-tempered, impulsive, irritable, mercurial, overzealous, passionate, quick-tempered, rash, reckless, sensitive, short-tempered, stormy, tempestuous, touchy, volatile, volcanic, galvanic, neurotic, Agitable, Alarmable, Hot-headed, over-zealous, hottempered, short fused.
wired, juiced up, aflame, bothered, keyed up, steamed up, zipped up.
aflutter, afraid, cowardly, phobic, in a dither, goose-bumpy, rabbity.
fidgety, unrestful, on pins and needles, nervous wreck, up the wall.
ill at ease
unrelaxed, out of place, on tenterhooks.
overstrung, over-excited, strung-out, over-wrought, all shook up, fired-up, freaked-out, hot under collar, hot-and-bothered, keyed-up, worked-up, wound-up.
self-conscious, out of countenance.
oversensitive, sensory, hypersensitive, reactive, supersensitive, Susceptive, sensatory, sensile, easily affected, turned on to, emotionable, touchy feely, tuned in.
shaky, tottery, jellylike, rootless, unfirm, Fluctuant, tremorous, all aquiver, aquake, ashake, in firm, not set.
nerveless, weakest, wimpy, laid back.
worrying, worried stiff.
aflutter, anxious, excitable, excited, neural, skittish, spooky, tense, troubled, uneasy, unquiet.
afraid, apprehensive, shy, timid, worried.
Examples of usage:
– Marcia Schuyler by Grace Livingston Hill Lutz
– Atlantida by Pierre Benoit
– The Best Short Stories of 1921 and the Yearbook of the American Short Story by Various
– The Early Short Fiction of Edith Wharton, Part 2 (of 10) by Edith Wharton
– Ideala by Sarah Grand