What is another word for

nervous

nervous as in easily agitated
  • "a nervous addict"
  • "a nervous thoroughbred"
nervous as in causing or fraught with or showing anxiety
  • "spent an anxious night waiting for the test results"
  • "cast anxious glances behind her"
  • "those nervous moments before takeoff"
  • "an unquiet mind"

Synonyms

  • anxiouseagerly desirous; causing or fraught with or showing anxiety
  • queasycausing or able to cause nausea; feeling nausea; causing or fraught with or showing anxiety
  • uneasylacking a sense of security or affording no ease or reassurance; lacking or not affording physical or mental rest; causing or fraught with or showing anxiety; socially uncomfortable; relating to bodily unease that causes discomfort
  • unquietcharacterized by unrest or disorder; causing or fraught with or showing anxiety
nervous as in of or relating to the nervous system
  • "nervous disease"
  • "neural disorder"

Synonyms

  • neuralof or relating to the nervous system; of or relating to neurons
nervous as in excited in anticipation

    Synonyms

    • aflutterexcited in anticipation
    nervous as in unpredictably excitable (especially of horses)

      Synonyms

      • skittishunpredictably excitable (especially of horses)
      • flightyguided by whim and fancy; unpredictably excitable (especially of horses)
      • spookyunpredictably excitable (especially of horses)