BEOLINGUS
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jitters Bammel {m}; Bibbern {n}; Muffensausen {n} [Dt.] [ugs.]; Fracksausen {n} [Dt.] [ugs.]

jitters before an/the exam; pre-exam jitters Prüfungsangst {f}

jitters before an/the speech; pre-speech jitters Redeangst {f}

terror jitters Terrorangst {f}

to get the jitters Bammel haben; das (große) Bibbern kriegen; das Muffensausen kriegen

I always get the jitters before I have to give a speech.; Having to give a speech always gives me the jitters / a bad case of the jitters. Vor einer Rede / Wenn ich eine Rede halten muss, habe ich immer Lampenfieber.

fear of recesson; economic jitters Konjunkturangst {f} [econ.]

to jitter [listen] zittern; bibbern {vi} [listen]

jittering zitternd; bibbernd

jittered gezittert; gebibbert

jitters zittert; bibbert

jittered zitterte; bibberte