HyperDic: jumpy

English > 2 senses of the word jumpy:
ADJECTIVEalljumpy, edgy, high-strung, highly strung, jittery, nervy, overstrung, restive, uptightbeing in a tense state
alljumpy, rough, rocky, bumpy, jolty, joltingcausing or characterized by jolts and irregular movements
jumpy > pronunciation
Soundsjhah'mpiy
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English > jumpy: 2 senses > adjective 1
MeaningIn a tense state.
Synonymsedgy, high-strung, highly strung, jittery, nervy, overstrung, restive, uptight
BroadertenseIn or of a state of physical or nervous tension
Spanishagobiado, inquieto, intranquilo, nerviosa, nervioso
Catalaninquiet, irritable, nerviós
Nounsjumpinessthe anxious feeling you have when you have the jitters
English > jumpy: 2 senses > adjective 2
MeaningCausing or characterized by jolts and irregular movements.
Synonymsrough, rocky, bumpy, jolty, jolting
OppositesmoothOf motion that runs or flows or proceeds without jolts or turbulence
Spanishdesparejo, dispar, disparejo
Nounsjumpa sudden involuntary movement

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