adjective, ants·i·er, ants·i·est. Informal.
unable to sit or stand still; fidgety: The children were bored and antsy.
apprehensive, uneasy, or nervous: I'm a little antsy since hearing those storm warnings.
Origin of antsy
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Related Words for antsinessnervousness, anxiety, agitation, insomnia, disquiet, jitters, uneasiness, ferment, instability, strain, apprehension, hostility, unease, discomfort, pressure, suspense, worry, concern, turmoil, unrest
adjective antsier or antsiest
informal restless, nervous, and impatient
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