Agitated and Uptight


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Agitated adjective – Being in a state of increased activity or agitation.
Usage example: all ferry crossings were cancelled because of the agitated waters around the islands

Uptight and agitated are semantically related. In some cases you can use "Uptight" instead an adjective "Agitated".
Nearby Words: agitation, agitator, agitating, agitatedly, agitational
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Uptight adjective – Feeling or showing uncomfortable feelings of uncertainty.
Agitated and uptight are semantically related. Sometimes you can use "Agitated" instead an adjective "Uptight".
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Uptight or Agitated. 2016. Accessed September 21, 2020.

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