the collywobbles Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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the collywobblesnoun [plural]

uk   /ˈkɒl.iˌwɒb.l̩z/  us   /ˈkɑː.liˌwɑː-/ UK informal
an ​uncomfortablefeeling in the ​stomachcaused by ​feelings of ​nervousness or ​slightfear: I've got the collywobbles about my ​exam this ​afternoon.
(Definition of the collywobbles from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “the collywobbles”
in Chinese (Simplified) (由于紧张或略有不安而引起的)肚子疼…
in Chinese (Traditional) (由於緊張或略有不安而引起的)肚子痛…
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