fidgetiness


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fidg·et·y

 (fĭj′ĭ-tē)
adj.
1. Tending to fidget.
2. Creating unnecessary fuss.

fidg′et·i·ness n.

fidgetiness

(ˈfɪdʒɪtɪnəs)
n
restlessness, the state of or tendency to be fidgety
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.fidgetiness - a feeling of agitation expressed in continual motion; "he's got the fidgets"; "waiting gave him a feeling of restlessness"
agitation - the feeling of being agitated; not calm
impatience - a restless desire for change and excitement
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Woodhouse's peculiarities and fidgetiness were sometimes provoking him to a rational remonstrance or sharp retort equally illbestowed.
So the old gentleman's fidgetiness and low spirits, which made him send for Arthur in that sudden way, really meant something.
For the record, my wife tells me I'm imagining both my fidgetiness and balloonlike qualities, but let's face it, she's biased.
The behavioral effects elicited by the tartrazine challenges, however, involved irritability, fidgetiness and sleep problems which are not typically representative of hyperactivity related behaviors.
Hyperactivity may be manifest as fidgetiness or squirming in one's seat, excessive running or climbing, or difficulty engaging quietly in leisure activities (e.
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