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Jumpy

Jumpy appears in the following pangrams (sentences using every letter of the alphabet at least once):

  • Brick quiz whangs jumpy veldt fox! (28 letters)
  • Exquisite wizard flock behaving jumpy. (33 letters)
  • Jumpy halfling dwarves pick quartz box. (33 letters)
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Distribution of usage frequency for the most common synonyms of the adjective jumpy:

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Definition of the adjective jumpy

What does jumpy mean as an attribute of a noun?

adjective - degrees: more jumpy / jumpier | most jumpy / jumpiest

  1. being in a tense state
  2. causing or characterized by jolts and irregular movements

Alternative definition of the adjective jumpy

adjective

  1. Nervous and excited.

Characters

  1. Jumpy is a fictional character from the 2000 film Reindeer Games.
  2. Jumpy is a fictional character from the 2001 action romance comedy horror drama film Maniacts.

Writings

"Jumpy" is a play by April De Angelis.

Music

"Jumpy" is a musical single of Partymasterz.

  • released in (12 years ago)

Business

Jumpy is a record label.

Miscellanea

  1. Jumpy is a 2012 theater production of the play by April De Angelis.
    • award: - Laurence Olivier Award for Best New Play (MasterCard Best New Play) nomination for April De Angelis
  2. jumpy a.k.a. myotubularin related protein 14 is a gene.

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Jumpy

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Google previewAuslan Children's Picture Dictionary (2007)

by Lee Bilby

Jumpy. How to sign it : With pointer and middle fingers apart, resting on palm of other hand, pull hand upwards and curve fingers towards palm. Lace. How to sign it : With fingers curved forward move hand in circles upwards. Late. How to sign ...

Google previewThe Ayurveda Encyclopedia (2007)

Natural Secrets to Healing, Prevention, and Longevity by Swami Sadashiva Tirtha

Pulse movements are periodic, quick, jumpy, and slow. Healthy pulse has no signs of dullness. In the morning the pulse feels cool and steady, at noon it feels warm. The pulse moves quickly in the evening. These three pulses indicate the ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Popular Music (2011)

by Colin Larkin

for the instantly forgettable Delicate & Jumpy (1976), released on Columbia ...

Google previewThe Dimwit's Dictionary (2006)

More Than 5,000 Overused Words and Phrases and Alternatives to Them by Robert Hartwell Fiske, Joseph Epstein

jittery; jumpy; nervous; quivering; shaking; shivering; shivery; shuddering; skittish; trembling. shaking like a leaf An insipid simile. 1. jittery; jumpy; nervous; quivering; shaking; shivering; shivery; shuddering; skittish; trembling. 2. afraid ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Similes (1917)

by Frank Jenners Wilstach

Jumpy as a cat. — Kipling. Justice. Justice is like the north star, which is fixed, and all the rest revolve about it. — Confucius. Justice is like the Kingdom of God : It is not without us as a fact ; it is K Keen. Wit as keen as archer's dart. — A. A. Adee ...

Google previewSimiles Dictionary (2013)

by Elyse Sommer

the goddam handle —Thomas Williams Jumpy as a goat —James Thurber Jumpy as a greyhound —Wallace Stegner Jumpy as a jumping bean —Anon Lived like an exposed nerve —Rita Mae Brown Looked...

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Small photo of Funny retro pinup portrait of a jumpy woman from 1950 holding vintage snack box with falling popcorn, showing scared expression when watching a scary movieSmall photo of Bounce house inflatable jumpy castle in a large open yard.Small photo of Single man in a brown shirt looking angry screaming with tor hair and jumpySmall photo of Single man in a brown shirt looking angry screaming with tor hair and jumpySmall photo of Single man in a brown shirt looking angry screaming with tor hair and jumpySmall photo of Single man in a brown shirt looking angry screaming with tor hair and jumpySmall photo of The jumbo jumpy giant with green stems, green leaves, branches, flourishing for many years, so big and popular with tourists who often come here to collect pictures here often. More...

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Scrabble value of J8U1M3P3Y4

The value of this 5-letter word is 19 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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