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the heebie-jeebies

noun [plural] uk   /ˌhiː.bɪˈjiː.biz/ informal us  
strong feelings of fear or worry: Don't start talking about ghosts - they give me the heebie-jeebies.
Translations of “the heebie-jeebies”
in Chinese (Traditional) 緊張害怕, 焦慮不安…
in Chinese (Simplified) 紧张害怕, 焦虑不安…
(Definition of the heebie-jeebies from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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