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have ants in your pants

old-fashioned humorous to not be ​able to ​keep still because you are very ​excited or ​worried about something
(Definition of have ants in your pants from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “have ants in your pants”
in Chinese (Simplified) 焦躁不安, 跃跃欲试…
in Chinese (Traditional) 焦躁不安, 躍躍欲試…
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