noun, (used with a plural verb) Slang.
extreme nervousness; jitters.
a slang word for delirium tremens
a state of nervous tension, excitement, or anxiety
jim-jams (jĭm’jāmz’) pl.n. noun phrase the HEEBIE-JEEBIES: Two-seaters are high therapy from life’s imbalances, emotional dross and other colitis-causing jimjams (1880+)
noun Something one does not know the name of or does not wish to name; gizmo, thingamajig: this jimjick here, the trigger [1940s+; perhaps a blend of jim hickey with jigger, both meaning ”thingamajig”]
[jim-ee] /ˈdʒɪm i/ noun 1. Usually, jimmies. (def 10). [jim-ee] /ˈdʒɪm i/ noun 1. a male given name, form of . [roj-erz] /ˈrɒdʒ ərz/ noun 1. James Charles (“Jimmie”) 1897–1933, U.S. country-and-western singer, guitarist, and composer. 2. Richard, 1902–79, U.S. composer of popular music. 3. William Henry (“Bill”) born 1947, U.S. distance runner. [foks] /fɒks/ […]
[jim-ee] /ˈdʒɪm i/ noun 1. Usually, jimmies. (def 10). [jim-ee] /ˈdʒɪm i/ noun, plural jimmies. 1. a short crowbar. 2. a large male crab, especially of Chesapeake Bay. verb (used with object), jimmied, jimmying. 3. to force open (a door, window, etc.) with a jimmy: The burglar got in by jimmying the back door. [jim-ee] […]