Fidget definitions

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To fidget is defined as to make small movements, often because you are restless, nervous or uncomfortable.

An example of fidget is a child who moves around a lot in his chair on a plane because he is restless and bored.

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To behave or move nervously or restlessly.
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To play or fuss; fiddle.

He fidgeted with his notes while lecturing.

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To cause to behave or move nervously or restlessly.
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A condition of restlessness as manifested by nervous movements. Often used with the:

A bored child who had the fidgets.

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One that fidgets.
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The state of being restless, nervous, or uneasy.
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A fidgety person.
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To move about in a restless, nervous, or impatient way.
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(intransitive) To wiggle or twitch; to move around nervously or idly.
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To cause to fidget; to make uneasy.
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(informal) A person who fidgets, especially habitually.
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Origin of fidget

From obsolete and dialectal fidge to move restlessly perhaps from Middle English fiken of Scandinavian origin