This page is about the slang term jitters
- It's normal to get the jitters before doing an exam, but after it starts you'll begin to relax.
- I always suffer a bout of the jitters before giving a presentation at work. How can I relax so I seem more confident and assured?
1. always used with the definite article "the" 2. see also "jittery"
Lots of people get the jitters when they
Contributor: Matt Errey