|Part of Speech:||n pl|
|Definition:||extreme anxiety or nervousness, the heebie-jeebies; also called habdabs, [screaming abdabs or habdabs]|
|Example:||She got the abdabs about speaking to the editor.|
|Etymology:||WWII meaning 'a tall tale'; 1950+ current meaning|
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