noun (used with a plural verb)Slang.
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Example sentences from the Web for jimjams
His lips turned blue, his eyes burned with fever, his teeth rattled like clappers, and his body shook as if he had the jim-jams.An American Hobo in Europe|Ben Goodkind
It gives me the jim-jams, for it reminds me I've lost my baby kangaroo.Dot and the Kangaroo|Ethel C. Pedley
Madela had a feminine version of the jim-jams—tea-nerves, you know—so must get us both up.Semiramis and Other Plays|Olive Tilford Dargan
Why he told Parson Jennings that he'd rather treat a man for jim-jams than one that was dying for want of stimulants.Sally Dows and Other Stories|Bret Harte
“The combination is enough to give even a sober man the jim-jams,” agreed Kit.The Treasure Trail|Marah Ellis Ryan