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ˈænt siantsy

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. antsy, fidgety, fretful, itchyadjective

    nervous and unable to relax

    "a constant fretful stamping of hooves"; "a restless child"


  1. antsyadjective

    restless, apprehensive and fidgety

    The children were antsy and worried [...]. - Rabbit at Rest, by John Updike


  1. antsy

    Feeling restless or impatient, often accompanied by a feeling of nervousness or anxiety. This condition may manifest in physical movements like fidgeting or an inability to sit still.

Anagrams for antsy »

  1. nasty

  2. Santy

  3. tansy

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of antsy in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of antsy in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of antsy in a Sentence

  1. Neil Arbuckle:

    We've done our best to get product into the hands of farmers, who are quite antsy to get product into the ground.

  2. Catherine Birong:

    The children were getting antsy, and my mother — a funny and generous woman — gave them my dad’s military hats and medals and said, ‘Now go pretend you’re a soldier.’.

  3. Mike Trout:

    It just came to a point where I thought it was time to say something, we were ready to play, and no one was moving, and then it just seemed like it all came together. People were getting antsy for sure.

  4. Mara Gemond:

    It feels like that moment in a horse race where all the horses are lined up in the starting gate, they're just antsy and ready to get going, they're waiting for that gate to be lifted.

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