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Princeton's WordNet

  1. fidget, fidgetiness, restlessnessnoun

    a feeling of agitation expressed in continual motion

    "he's got the fidgets"; "waiting gave him a feeling of restlessness"


  1. fidgetinessnoun

    The state or condition of being fidgety.


  1. fidgetiness

    Fidgeting is the act of moving about restlessly in a way that is not (socially recognized as) essential to ongoing tasks or events. Fidgeting may involve playing with one's fingers, hair, or personal objects (e.g. glasses, pens or items of clothing). Fidgeting is commonly used as a label for unexplained or subconscious activities and postural movements that people perform while seated. A common act of fidgeting is to bounce one's leg repeatedly. Rings are another common focus of fidgeting; variations include ring spinning, twirling or rolling along a table. Classrooms are sites of fidgeting, and traditionally teachers and students have viewed fidgeting as a sign of diminished attention.


  1. fidgetiness

    Fidgetiness refers to the act or state of being restless or excessively active, often driven by nervousness, boredom, or impatience. It often involves repetitive physical movements or shifting of positions, such as tapping feet, bouncing legs or twirling things in one's hands. It might be due to a lack of focus, interest, or stimulation and can be a sign of underlying conditions like stress, anxiety, or ADHD (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder).

Webster Dictionary

  1. Fidgetinessnoun

    quality of being fidgety

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of fidgetiness in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of fidgetiness in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9


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