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on pins and needles

see definition of on pins and needles
  • as injittery
  • as injumpy
  • as inworried
  • as inunforbearing
  • as inconcerned
  • as infidgety
  • as inantsy
  • as inill at ease
  • as inimpatient
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Synonyms for on pins and needles

adj nervous
  • anxious
  • apprehensive
  • edgy
  • excitable
  • fidgety
  • jumpy
  • panicky
  • restless
  • shaky
  • skittish
  • spooked
  • tense
  • uneasy
  • uptight
  • antsy
  • high-strung
  • on edge
  • on pins and needles
  • quivering
  • trembling

Antonyms for on pins and needles

  • calm
  • collected
  • composed
  • cool
  • easy-going
  • laid-back
  • quiet
  • relaxed
  • unworried
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to on pins and needles

antsy

adjective. fidgety
  • anxious
  • edgy
  • impatient
  • on pins and needles
  • restless

concerned

adjective. worried
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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