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verb [intransitive]     fidget pronunciation in British English
Word Forms
present tense
present participlefidgeting
past tensefidgeted
past participlefidgeted
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  1. to keep making small quick movements with parts of your body because you are bored, nervous, or impatient
    1. a.
      to touch or move something with many small quick movements of your fingers because you are bored, nervous, or concentrating on something else
      fidget with:

      Gilbert was fidgeting with his gloves again.


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