noun (plural tizzies)[in singular] informal
A state of nervous excitement or agitation: he got into a tizzy and was talking absolute tosh
More example sentences
- 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.