Adjective "Jumpiness" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Jumpiness


    Definition:

    1. subject to sudden, involuntary starts, especially from nervousness, fear, excitement, etc.

    2. characterized by sudden starts, jerks, or jumps: a jumpy narrative.

    Origin:
    jumpy

    Examples:

    "people can be jumpiness in chests."

    "people can be jumpiness."