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Synonyms for twitchy

feeling or exhibiting nervous tension

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While Twitchy needed just a draw to secure the title, Arbeloa required a win and they set out the blocks quickest, establishing a commanding three-goal lead early on.
Dear Conservatives': Zach Braff Says Something Liberal in 4 words, then Deletes Tweets," Twitchy, April 22, 2014, http:// twitchy.
utm_source=autotweet&utm_medium=twitter&utm_campaign=twitter) blog post , Twitchy referred to the Twitter users as liberal "sickos":
People react like twitchy addicts denied their drugs when forced to give up access to the Internet and other electronic media.
A twitchy whirl of studied eccentricity, Matt Smith remains a derivative Doctor who brings nothing new to the party.
However, that's easier said than done with this busy December period, and if the results go against them and the fans get twitchy, the chairman gets twitchy and it snowballs from there.
Twitchy, pint-sized swinger, little Cuban Elvis in short pants and a
ISLAMABAD, June 30, 2009 (Balochistan Times) --Children who are overweight at the age 6 to 7 years are at a higher risk for having symptoms of asthma like shortness of breath and twitchy airways when they are 8 years old.
It was very exciting for the spectators and the audience but it was a very twitchy match.
Since she is negative, it is unlikely that Twitchy is currently shedding oocysts--so your sigh of relief was absolutely warranted
It's also one of the first records to properly marry the twitchy guitars and morose sensibilities of English post-punk with synthy, gothy dance music, thus making it a perfect melancholy teen bedroom staple for the next decade.
helped put this hard-banging Angolan groove on blast in a video for Buraka Som Sistema's "Sound of Kuduro," featuring dancers performing twitchy, exaggerated steps and falls.
An outfit called Comix echoes Devo's twitchy vibe, while Les Visiteurs du Soft recall the somber beauty of early Human League, and Act suggests a frisky, ZZ Top electro-boogie.
He said: "When two teams are in our positions it gets twitchy as the rewards for staying in this league are massive.
Tenney's Gould is as smooth and composed as Germann is twitchy and anxious.