Upset and Uptight

Upset

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Upset adjective – Feeling or showing uncomfortable feelings of uncertainty.
Usage example: she was upset by the unexplained change in plans

Uptight and upset are semantically related. In some cases you can use "Uptight" instead an adjective "Upset".
Nearby Word: upsetting
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Uptight

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Uptight adjective – Feeling or showing uncomfortable feelings of uncertainty.
Usage example: he has a tendency to fret and get uptight whenever his usual routine is disrupted

Upset and uptight are semantically related. Sometimes you can use "Upset" instead an adjective "Uptight".
Synonyms for Uptight
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