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tiswas (plural not attested)
- (Britain) A state of nervous excitement or confusion.
- 2002, James Riordan, War Song, page 88:
- It was her first ever visit to the capital and she was all of a tiswas.
- “tiswas” in Eric Partridge; Tom Dalzell and Terry Victor, editors, The New Partridge Dictionary of Slang and Unconventional English, volume 1 (A–I), London; New York, N.Y.: Routledge, 2005, →ISBN, page 23.