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English definition of “in knots”

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in knots

informal
If your stomach is in knots, it feels tight and uncomfortable because you are nervous or excited.
Translations of “in knots”
in Chinese (Traditional) (胃因緊張或興奮)緊縮的,痙攣的…
in Chinese (Simplified) (胃因紧张或兴奋)紧缩的,痉挛的…
(Definition of in knots from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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