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fidgety

[fij-i-tee]
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adjective
  1. restless; impatient; uneasy.
  2. nervously and excessively fussy.

Origin of fidgety

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adj.

1730s, from fidget (n.) + -y (2).

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper

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