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Chinese (Traditional) translation of “give sb the jitters”

give sb the jitters

to make someone nervous or frightened
使(某人)緊張不安;使(某人)恐慌
Come away from that cliff edge! You're giving me the jitters!
別站在懸崖邊上!你把我嚇壞了!
Causing anxiety and worryMaking people sad, shocked and upset
(Definition of give sb the jitters from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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