Word "EDGY" Definitions:


Part of Speech:
Adjective
Definition:
being in a tense state
Synonyms:
high-strung, highly strung, jittery, jumpy, nervy, overstrung, restive, uptight

Crossword Clues for EDGY

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Clue Source Date
Nervous, irritable The Times Concise 15 Sep 2021
Nervous, irritable The Times Concise 15 Sep 2021
Boundary-pushing USA Today 09 Sep 2021
Boundary-pushing USA Today 09 Sep 2021
Boundary-pushing USA Today 09 Sep 2021
Nervous The Telegraph Quick 30 Aug 2021
Irritable The Telegraph Quick 21 Aug 2021
On pins and needles LA Times Daily 08 Aug 2021
On pins and needles The Washington Post 08 Aug 2021
Nervous Canadiana 02 Aug 2021
Nervous Canadiana 02 Aug 2021
Boundary-pushing LA Times Daily 11 Jul 2021
Boundary-pushing LA Times Daily 11 Jul 2021
Boundary-pushing The Washington Post 11 Jul 2021
Boundary-pushing The Washington Post 11 Jul 2021
Trend-setting Newsday 08 Jul 2021
Trend-setting Newsday 08 Jul 2021
Trend-setting Newsday 08 Jul 2021
Unconventional, maybe LA Times Daily 20 Jun 2021
Unconventional, maybe The Washington Post 20 Jun 2021
Touchy, sensitive Family Time 13 Jun 2021
Provocative The Washington Post 05 Jun 2021
Provocative LA Times Daily 05 Jun 2021
Boundary-pushing USA Today 26 May 2021
Very nervous and fidgety Family Time 25 Apr 2021
Nervous The Telegraph Quick 21 Apr 2021
All fidgety and nervous Family Time 19 Apr 2021
Daring Thomas Joseph 14 Apr 2021
Tense Wall Street Journal 05 Apr 2021
Norm-challenging LA Times Daily 03 Apr 2021
Norm-challenging The Washington Post 03 Apr 2021
Jittery Eugene Sheffer 30 Mar 2021
Avant-garde LA Times Daily 14 Mar 2021
Avant-garde The Washington Post 14 Mar 2021
Avant-garde art comes out of tragedy Irish Times Crosaire 24 Feb 2021
Irritable, being on the fringes? The Telegraph Cryptic 12 Feb 2021
Tense Thomas Joseph 19 Jan 2021
Ill at ease daydreaming, missing Miranda Irish Times Crosaire 13 Jan 2021
Jittery LA Times Daily 04 Jan 2021
Jittery The Washington Post 04 Jan 2021
Not at all cool LA Times Daily 19 Dec 2020
Not at all cool The Washington Post 19 Dec 2020
Avant-garde Universal 16 Nov 2020
Apparently having the jitters Family Time 25 Oct 2020
Like indie films, often Wall Street Journal 01 Oct 2020
Quick to snap, say Universal 24 Sep 2020
Trained gymnast must keep tense The Telegraph Cryptic 23 Sep 2020
All wound up Family Time 20 Sep 2020
Pushing the bounds of taste Universal 02 Sep 2020
Feeling tense Newsday 01 Sep 2020
Energy drink gets youth initially nervous The Telegraph Cryptic 12 Aug 2020
Daringly original Wall Street Journal 10 Aug 2020
Envelope-pushing USA Today 22 Jul 2020
Nervous The Washington Post 17 Jul 2020
Nervous LA Times Daily 17 Jul 2020
A bundle of nerves Newsday 12 Jul 2020
Envelope-pushing The Washington Post 09 Jul 2020
Envelope-pushing LA Times Daily 09 Jul 2020
Provocative, as humor The Washington Post 07 Jul 2020
Provocative, as humor LA Times Daily 07 Jul 2020
Nervous Jonesin 23 Jun 2020
Nervous, irritable The Times Concise 12 Jun 2020
Nervously irritable Family Time 31 May 2020
Provocatively innovative Wall Street Journal 26 May 2020
All wound up Universal 05 May 2020
Uptight New York Times 20 Apr 2020
Avant-garde Premier Sunday 01 Mar 2020
Tense, nervous The Times Concise 20 Feb 2020
Pushing the envelope The Washington Post Sunday 09 Feb 2020
Pushing the envelope
Very nervous and excited Family Time 30 Dec 2019
Restless Family Time 24 Nov 2019
On pins and needles USA Today 15 Nov 2019
Envelope-pushing Newsday 01 Nov 2019
Pushing the bounds of propriety New York Times 18 Oct 2019
Pushing the bounds of propriety
Calm? Oh no Family Time 14 Oct 2019
Restive Newsday 12 Oct 2019
Wired on caffeine, perhaps USA Today 10 Oct 2019
All hyped up USA Today 23 Sep 2019
Avant-garde Newsday 15 Sep 2019
Like avant-garde art USA Today 14 Sep 2019
Anxious Wall Street Journal 10 Sep 2019
On pins and needles; nervously irritable The Guardian Speedy 28 Jul 2019
Boldly original Newsday 23 Jun 2019
Trend-setting USA Today 14 Jun 2019
Feeling anxious Newsday 03 Jun 2019
Having the jitters Newsday 02 Jun 2019
Artistically provocative The Washington Post Sunday 02 Jun 2019
Restless and full of coffee Family Time 26 May 2019
Out there New York Times 25 May 2019
Risque Universal 12 Apr 2019
Nervous The Times Concise 07 Apr 2019
Neither calm nor collected The Washington Post 05 Mar 2019
Neither calm nor collected LA Times Daily 05 Mar 2019
Avant-garde New York Times 10 Feb 2019
Pushing the envelope Newsday 08 Feb 2019
Skittish and nervous Family Time 03 Feb 2019
A bundle of nerves USA Today 17 Jan 2019
Neither calm nor collected
Risque
Avant-garde
Trend-setting
Wired on caffeine, perhaps
Tense
Anxious
Out there
Avant-garde
A bundle of nerves
All hyped up
Like avant-garde art
Walking on eggshells Universal 22 Dec 2018
Envelope-pushing Family Time 16 Dec 2018
Irritable Family Time 18 Nov 2018
Irritable Universal 09 Nov 2018
Nervous The Guardian Speedy 04 Nov 2018
Uptight Premier Sunday 04 Nov 2018
Pushing boundaries LA Times Daily 25 Oct 2018
Pushing boundaries The Washington Post 25 Oct 2018
Tense, like a fence in 'Atton Garden? The Telegraph Cryptic 20 Oct 2018
Provocatively original Wall Street Journal 11 Sep 2018
Avant-garde USA Today 03 Sep 2018
Restless and irritable Family Time 02 Sep 2018
Easily upset Family Time 05 Aug 2018
Nervous; jumpy The Telegraph Quick 01 Aug 2018
Uneasy Newsday 19 Jul 2018
Restless and nervous Family Time 08 Jul 2018
Provocative Universal 30 Jun 2018
Nervous and worried Family Time 17 Jun 2018
Nervous and antsy Family Time 11 Jun 2018
Irritable The Telegraph Quick 10 May 2018
Offbeat and innovative The Washington Post Sunday 29 Apr 2018
Outsiders from Euroland, glumly fretful The Telegraph Toughie 30 Mar 2018
Daringly innovative Wall Street Journal 20 Mar 2018
Extreme characters in England and Germany making us anxious The Telegraph Cryptic 11 Mar 2018
Out there, humorwise Universal 05 Mar 2018
Nervous on the border? The Telegraph Cryptic 05 Mar 2018
Anxious The Sun Two Speed 21 Feb 2018
Entered gym, somewhat nervous The Sun Two Speed 21 Feb 2018
Wound up Newsday 03 Feb 2018
Learn to leave legendary nervous type Irish Times Crosaire 02 Feb 2018
Jittery Newsday 15 Jan 2018
All keyed up USA Today 10 Jan 2018
Avant-garde
Anxiously impatient Newsday 01 Jan 2018
Avant-garde
Envelope-pushing
Pushing boundaries
Provocatively original
All keyed up
Walking on eggshells
Provocative
Irritable
Nervous Thomas Joseph 19 Dec 2017
Unable to sit still Newsday 13 Dec 2017
Apt to snap Family Time 11 Dec 2017
Breaking new ground, artistically speaking The Washington Post Sunday 26 Nov 2017
Like avant-garde art LA Times Daily 06 Nov 2017
Like avant-garde art The Washington Post 06 Nov 2017
Controversial Universal 23 Sep 2017
Irascible Newsday 30 Jul 2017
Uneasy New York Times 30 Jul 2017
Convention-defying USA Today 24 Jul 2017
Avant-garde The Chronicle of Higher Education 21 Jul 2017
Impatient and anxious Newsday 19 Jul 2017
Keyed up Wall Street Journal 18 May 2017
Irritable and touchy Universal 19 Apr 2017
Like comedy that pushes the envelope USA Today 24 Mar 2017
Eliciting nervous laughter, say New York Times 05 Mar 2017
A long way from composed Newsday 04 Mar 2017
In a tense state Universal 11 Feb 2017
Extremely nervous? The Telegraph Cryptic 06 Feb 2017
Boldly innovative Wall Street Journal 31 Jan 2017
Tense New York Times 03 Jan 2017
Feeling nervous Newsday 03 Jan 2017
Controversial
Irritable and touchy
Uneasy
Tense
Eliciting nervous laughter, say
Convention-defying
Like comedy that pushes the envelope
Nervous
Like avant-garde art
Avant-garde
Uptight Universal 31 Dec 2016
Touchy or sensitive Universal 23 Dec 2016
Easily rankled The Washington Post 04 Dec 2016
On pins and needles Newsday 01 Dec 2016
Wound up The Washington Post 20 Nov 2016
In a tense state Irish Times Simplex 04 Nov 2016
On pins and needles Universal 25 Oct 2016
Like fringe festival fare New York Times 22 Oct 2016
Risqué, maybe New York Times 19 Oct 2016
Trendsetting Universal 02 Oct 2016
Boldly provocative Family Time 02 Oct 2016
Pushing conventional limits New York Times 20 Sep 2016
Nervous, stressed gymnast keeps inside The Telegraph Toughie 15 Sep 2016
All tensed up USA Today 19 Aug 2016
Boldly unconventional The Washington Post 07 Aug 2016
Tense or irritable Universal 31 Jul 2016
Boundary-pushing Jonesin 26 Jul 2016
Touchy and sensitive Universal 25 Jul 2016
Tense Family Time 18 Jul 2016
Provocatively unconventional The Washington Post 15 Jun 2016
Like the comedy of Andy Kaufman The Washington Post 13 Jun 2016
Like envelope-pushing comedy LA Times Daily 11 May 2016
Provocatively stylish Wall Street Journal 14 Apr 2016
Very nervous The Washington Post 23 Mar 2016
Not mainstream, in a way Wall Street Journal 22 Mar 2016
Provocatively chic Wall Street Journal 23 Jan 2016
Anxious Eugene Sheffer 11 Jan 2016
Like envelope-pushing comedy
Risqué, maybe
Like fringe festival fare
Pushing conventional limits
On pins and needles
All tensed up
Uptight
Trendsetting
Touchy or sensitive
Touchy and sensitive
Tense or irritable
On pins and needles
Antsy Premier Sunday 27 Dec 2015
Liable to snap LA Times Daily 06 Dec 2015
Pushing the envelope New York Times 06 Dec 2015
Overstrung The Guardian Quick 05 Dec 2015
Experiencing jitters Universal 06 Nov 2015
Keyed up Newsday 06 Nov 2015
Irritable BBC boss cutting viewer short The Times Cryptic 06 Nov 2015
Tense and irritable Universal 29 Oct 2015
Stressed out with avant-garde ideas Irish Times Crosaire 24 Oct 2015
Nervously irritable USA Today 22 Oct 2015
Skittish Premier Sunday 18 Oct 2015
Touchy or sensitive USA Today 08 Oct 2015
Envelope-pushing New York Times 06 Oct 2015
Risqué, say New York Times 16 Sep 2015
Avant-garde sort of art comes from tragedy Irish Times Crosaire 20 Aug 2015
Fidgety USA Today 16 Aug 2015
Ultimately alive and kicking, very irritable The Telegraph Cryptic 26 Jul 2015
All nerves Premier Sunday 19 Jul 2015
Nervous USA Today 25 Jun 2015
Nervous Eugene Sheffer 03 Jun 2015
Tense Universal 21 Apr 2015
Skittish Canadiana 06 Apr 2015
Innovative and daring Universal 20 Feb 2015
Boldly unconventional USA Today 17 Feb 2015
Boldly provocative Eugene Sheffer 14 Feb 2015
Overly caffeinated Universal 04 Feb 2015
Boldly unconventional
Like much prestige television
Envelope-pushing
Jittery
Keyed up
On tenterhooks
Propriety-challenging
Provocative
Pushing the envelope
Tense
Wired
Liable to snap
Envelope-pushing
Risqué, say
All nerves
Antsy
Skittish
Boldly innovative
Experiencing jitters
Innovative and daring
Overly caffeinated
Tense
Tense and irritable
On pins and needles
Keyed up
Touchy or sensitive
Nervously irritable
Nervous
Fidgety
Envelope-pushing
Boldly provocative
Impatient and anxious
Jittery
Pushing the envelope
Avant-garde
Feeling tense
Like indie crosswords (we hope)
Unconventional
Experiencing jitters
Like tense image
Nervous
Pushing the boundaries of propriety
Pacing, perhaps
Neither cool nor collected
Anxious
Nervous
Tense
Jumpy
Touchy
Provocative
All keyed up
Like fringe festival offerings
Not at all calm
Trendsetting
On pins and needles
Irritable
Pushing the envelope
Irritable
Like bad boy image
Tense
On pins and needles
On tenterhooks
Avant-garde
Antsy
Out there, in pop culture
Atwitter
Quick-tempered
High-strung
Envelope-pushing
About to snap
Likely to offend some people
Nervously irritable
Tense
Pushing the envelope
Easily rankled
Exploring the bounds of propriety, as humor
A little "out there," as humor
Like a bundle of nerves
Stressed out
New-fangled
Apprehensive
Apt to snap
Boundary-pushing
Envelope-pushing
Ill at ease
Boundary-pushing
Hardly calm or cool
Uptight
High-strung
Trend-setting
Ill at ease
All nerves
Envelope-pushing
Nervous and worried
High-strung
Jumpy
Likely to offend some people
High-strung
Unconventionally provocative
Uptight
Trendsetting
High-strung
High-strung
Trendsetting
Daring, in a way
Uptight
Anxious
Uptight
On tenterhooks
Skittish
On pins and needles
Having butterflies
Provocatively stylish
Daring
Anxious
Hip
Wired
Tense
All nerves
Tense
Nervously irritable
Impatient and anxious
Like many an independent film
Provocative
Pushing the envelope
Like avant-garde art
Not mainstream
Nervously irritable
Innovative and daring
Nervous
Unconventional
Impatient and anxious
Jittery
Pacing, perhaps
Nervous
Pushing the envelope
Innovative and daring
Showing strain
Irascible
High-strung
Uptight
Boldly provocative
On tenterhooks
Unconventional
Like a bundle of nerves
Jittery
About to snap
Avant-garde
Tense
Wired
Boldly provocative
Unconventional
Like a bundle of nerves
Jittery
About to snap
Having the jitters, perhaps
Atwitter
Anxious
Nervous
All wound up
All wound up
Nervous
Trendsetting
Provocative
Envelope-pushing
Sharply defined
High-strung
Antsy
Tense
Tense
Showing strain
Jittery
Nervously irritable
Provocative
Uptight
All wound up
Like some modern filmmaking
Jittery
Fidgeting
Apprehensive
Uncool?
Pushing the envelope
Easily upset
Skittish
Hardly cool
Hardly cool
Skittish
On pins and needles
Innovative and daring
Irritable
Provocative and unconventional
Pacing, perhaps
Easily rankled
Hardly cool
Trend-setting
Intense
Not cool at all
Anxious
High-strung
On pins and needles
Uptight
Nervously irritable
Nervous
Not cool at all
Wired
Like hip ads
Irritable
Having butterflies
High-strung
Having butterflies
In drug rehab, perhaps
Uptight
Irritable
Not at all serene
Skittish
Hardly calm
Restless
Apprehensive
Unquiet
Like Slate, we like to think
Nervous
Impatient and anxious
Excitable
Irascible
Wired
Stressed out
Skittish
Anxious
Impatient
Snappish
Restive
Impatient
High-strung
Up-tight
High-strung
Raw-nerved
Anxious
Skittish
See 34 Down
Nervous.
On tenterhooks.
Sharp
Irritable.
Keyed up.
See 53 Down.
Tense.
Peevish.
Short-tempered.
See 7 Down.
Testy.
Snappish.
Sharp.
Touchy.
Ready to fly off the handle.
Ready to flare up.
Jittery.
Like challenging art
Risk-taking
Likely to snap
Stressed out
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