heebie-jeebies


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a state of nervous restlessness or agitation

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Forgive England's Lewis (35-1-1, 27 KOs) if he has the heebie-jeebies returning to the Garden for this title defense against challenger Michael Grant (31-0, 22 KOs).
Unfortunately, from the opening shots of the dealer's Fifth Avenue apartment, I got the heebie-jeebies.
McDowell also had an encounter with a snake on the ninth fairway - and admitted it gave him the heebie-jeebies.
A CLEVER publican has given punters the heebie-jeebies by turning her bar into a Halloween house of horrors.
They used to scare the heebie-jeebies out of everyone (top of the pile New Year's Day 1999).
The film is meant to be the result of footage found after middle class couple Kate Featherston and Micah Sloat move into a new home only to get the heebie-jeebies during the hours of darkness.
Convincingly portraying a sinister, sexually depraved sadomasochist who sets out to besmirch a babe in the woods, Gahan delivers a chilling, charismatic voice that would give Marilyn Manson the heebie-jeebies.
There are no cellars, attics,or spooky nooks and crannies but there is a staircase,and staircases give me the heebie-jeebies -I'm afraid of what I might meet going up or coming down.
Argentine veteran Eduardo Romero has a wonderfully consistent record here (9-10-16-35 last four years) and though his putting can give supporters the heebie-jeebies, I like him against fellow countryman Jose
Upon entering the gallery, one first encountered a black chair before a white wall on which was printed this message: "Hope shimmers and fades; it washes the present in a flattering light and shapes the future into something that won't give you the heebie-jeebies.
Nightwatch'' is a serviceable serial-killer-themed mystery that will give some audience members a dose of the heebie-jeebies.
Mostly, the idea scared the heebie-jeebies out of Democrats, who opposed it unless the J.
Vi c t o r i a herself, pictured behind-the-scenes of her Spring/Summer 2011 collection, had clearly got the heebie-jeebies, too.
A colleague has taken beta-blockers for high blood pressure for years, but still gets the screaming heebie-jeebies whenever he sees a picture of Margaret Thatcher.
One look at it and it is hardly going to give a Villa player the heebie-jeebies.