Usually, fantods. a state of extreme nervousness or restlessness; the willies; the fidgets (usually preceded by the ): We all developed the fantods when the plane was late in arriving.
Sometimes, fantods. a sudden outpouring of anger, outrage, or a similar intense emotion.
) (earlier fantique,
perhaps blend of fantasy
probably by association with fatigue
) + -od
), of obscure origin; see -s3