Synonyms of fidget in English:

fidget


See definition of fidget

verb

1‘the audience had begun to fidget’

SYNONYMS
move restlessly, wriggle, squirm, twitch, jiggle, writhe, twist, shuffle, be jittery, be anxious, be agitated
play, fuss, toy, twiddle, fool about, fool around, trifle
informal fiddle, mess about, mess around, have ants in one's pants
ANTONYMS

sit still, be at ease

2‘she seemed to fidget him’

SYNONYMS
make uneasy, worry, agitate, bother, upset, ruffle

noun

1‘he disturbed other people with convulsive fidgets’

SYNONYMS
twitch, wriggle, squirm, jiggle, shuffle, tic, spasm, shudder

2‘what a fidget you are!’

SYNONYMS
restless person, bundle of nerves
informal cat on hot bricks, cat on a hot tin roof

3the fidgets‘that woman gives me the fidgets’

SYNONYMS
restlessness, nervousness, fidgetiness, unease, uneasiness
informal the jitters, twitchiness