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 us   /ˈʌpˈtɑɪt/ infml
nervous, ​anxious, or ​worried: I was really uptight about the ​interview, but it went ​fine.
(Definition of uptight from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “uptight”
in Chinese (Simplified) 紧张的, 焦虑不安的…
in Turkish asabî, asabı bozuk, tedirgin…
in Russian скованный, напряженный…
in Chinese (Traditional) 緊張的, 焦慮不安的…
in Polish spięty…
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