Synonyms of jumpy


1. edgy, high-strung, highly strung, jittery, jumpy, nervy, overstrung, restive, uptight, tense (vs. relaxed)

usage: being in a tense state

2. rough (vs. smooth), rocky, bumpy, jolty, jolting, jumpy

usage: causing or characterized by jolts and irregular movements; "a rough ride"

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Definition and meaning of jumpy (Dictionary)