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used in The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

6 uses
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to make small restless movements
  • Then for an hour it was deadly dull, and I was fidgety.
    Chapter 1 (48% in)
fidgety = restless (finding it hard to sit still)
  • I got to set still and float, and yet it's mighty fidgety business to have to hold your hands still at such a time.
    Chapter 15 (14% in)
  • fidgety = restless
  • I fidgeted up and down the raft...
    Chapter 16 (19% in)
  • fidgeted = made small restless movements
  • Jim was fidgeting up and down past me.
    Chapter 16 (19% in)
  • fidgeting = making small restless movements
  • They was setting around, some of them talking a little, in a low voice, and all of them fidgety and uneasy, but trying to look like they warn't; but I knowed they was, because they was always taking off their hats, and putting them on, and scratching their heads, and changing their seats, and fumbling with their buttons.
    Chapter Xl (24% in)
  • fidgety = restless (finding it hard to sit still)
  • ...these men was in such a fidget now that some was wanting to start right NOW and lay for them desperadoes,
    Chapter Xl (31% in)
fidget = restless state
There are no more uses of "fidget" in The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn.

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