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jumpy


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Jumpy  \Jump"y\,  a.  [Compar.  {Jumpier};  superl.  {Jumpiest}.] 
  Jumping,  or  inducing  to  jump;  characterized  by  jumps;  hence 
  extremely  nervous. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  jumpy 
  adj  :  being  in  a  tense  state;  easily  upset  [syn:  {edgy},  {high-strung}, 
  {in  suspense(p)},  {jittery},  {nervous},  {nervy},  {overstrung}, 
  {restive},  {uptight}] 




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