noun (plural tizzies)[in singular] informal
A state of nervous excitement or agitation: he got into a tizzy and was talking absolute tosh
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- With a mass of further celebrations to come, the community is in a tizzy of excitement.
- Don't let them work you into a tizzy, let them stir their stupid pot.
- Consternation froths up into a fragrant tizz of sympathetic disapproval.
1930s (originally US): of unknown origin.
Words that rhyme with tizzybusy, dizzy, fizzy, frizzy, Izzy, Lizzie
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