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synonyms for fluttery

  • agitated
  • anxious
  • apprehensive
  • edgy
  • excited
  • jittery
  • nervous
  • restive
  • shaky
  • strained
  • stressful
  • uneasy
  • choked
  • clutched
  • concerned
  • moved
  • moving
  • shot
  • unnerved
  • wired
  • worried
  • worrying
  • wreck
  • beside oneself
  • bundle of nerves
  • fidgety
  • high-strung
  • hung up
  • hyper
  • in a tizzy
  • jumpy
  • keyed-up
  • nerve-racking
  • nervous wreck
  • on edge
  • overanxious
  • overwrought
  • queasy
  • restless
  • shot to pieces
  • strung-out
  • unquiet
  • up the wall
  • uptight
  • white knuckled
  • wound-up

antonyms for fluttery

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  • calm
  • composed
  • easygoing
  • laid-back
  • unafraid
  • unworried
  • happy
  • untroubled
  • limp
  • limpid
  • loose
  • relaxed
  • slack
  • uncaring
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How to use fluttery in a sentence

We don’t know the full impact of a wrapper-lined nest on the fluttery creatures’ health and livelihood, but birds are far from the only animals to interact with plastic waste.
HALLOWEEN TREATS CAN BE A TRICK FOR THE ENVIRONMENT—BUT THERE ARE SUSTAINABLE SWAPSMARGO MILANOWSKIOCTOBER 20, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
Both forces created by the wings give rise to a fluttery flight path.
BUTTERFLIES USE JET PROPULSION FOR QUICK GETAWAYSALISON PEARCE STEVENSMARCH 15, 2021SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
When I think of the real thing you can't imagine what a horrid cold fluttery feeling comes round my heart.
ANNE OF GREEN GABLESLUCY MAUD MONTGOMERY
You know and I know, yet the thought of getting it all said to this young cherub in a brown snowsuit makes us a bit fluttery.
THE GOOD HOUSEKEEPING MARRIAGE BOOKVARIOUS
He just gets all fluttery when a girl takes away his masculine prerogative to make cleverly lewd witticisms.
CODE THREERICK RAPHAEL
I'd felt the fluttery rasp of his heart muscle as it had strained against my lift.
VIGORISHGORDON RANDALL GARRETT
They're men, of course, and they're superior to women, but they're what I'd call more fluttery-like.
T. TEMBAROMFRANCES HODGSON BURNETT
The woods and the hills went flut-flut-flut-fluttery-fluttery-flut-fllllluttery-flut.
WOUNDS IN THE RAINSTEPHEN CRANE
That dumpy, fluttery woman, the nominal chaperone of the group, immediately seized upon Kenniston as usual.
THE WORLD WITH A THOUSAND MOONSEDMOND HAMILTON
Then the White Doggish Something leaped up and barked a sharp, fluttery bark like a signal.
THE SICK-A-BED LADYELEANOR HALLOWELL ABBOTT
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