agita


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agita

a feeling of agitation or anxiety

ag·i·ta

 (ăj′ĭ-tə, ä′jĭ-)
n.
1. Acid indigestion.
2. Informal Nervousness or worry; agitation: economic uncertainties that gave investors agita.

[American pronunciation spelling (perhaps using t to represent the pronunciation of das an alveolar flap, or influenced by agitate) of a southern Italian dialectal variant of Italian acido, acid, from Latin acidus, sour; see acid.]

agita

(ˈædʒɪtə)
n
1. acid indigestion
2. anxiety

ag•i•ta

(ˈædʒ ɪ tə)
n.
1. heartburn; indigestion.
2. agitation; anxiety.
[1980–85, Amer.; < Italian, <agitare < Latin agitāre agitate]
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