To better see all uses of the word
fidget
in
Anna Karenina
please enable javascript.

fidget
Used In
Anna Karenina
Show Multiple Meanings (Less common than this sense)
Go to Book Vocabulary
Go to Word Detail
  • "Give us another bottle," Stepan Arkadyevitch directed the Tatar, who was filling up their glasses and fidgeting round them just when he was not wanted.
  • "There, you see how fidgety she is," said the Englishman.
  • The passage at which he was utterly unable to say anything, and began fidgeting and cutting the table and swinging his chair, was where he had to repeat the patriarchs before the Flood.
  • "I’ve put a muzzle on her, and the mare’s fidgety.
  • The mare’s fidgety," he added, nodding towards the horse-box, before which they were standing, and from which came the sound of restless stamping in the straw.
  • Why do you keep fidgeting, why don’t you go to sleep?" his brother’s voice called to him.

  • There are no more uses of "fidget" in the book.


    Show samples from other sources
  • The child is always fidgeting in his seat
  • She fidgeted like a child caught in a lie.

  • Go to more samples
Show Multiple Meanings (Less common than this sense)
Go to Book Vocabulary
verbalworkout.com . . . enhancing vocabulary while reading