Jumpy meaning

jŭmpē
Nervous or apprehensive.
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Characterized by fitful, jerky movements.
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On edge; nervous.
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Moving in jumps, jerks, or abrupt variations.
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Easily startled.
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Nervous and excited.
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Other Word Forms

Adjective

Base Form:
jumpy
Comparative
jumpiest
Superlative
jumpiest

Origin of jumpy

  • From jump +‎ -y.

    From Wiktionary