[ adverb ] in a restless manner


"he cracked his knuckles restlessly"

Used in print

(Gerald Green, The Heartless Light....)

They answered him in monosyllables , nods , occasionally muttering in Greek to one another , awaiting the word from Papa , who restlessly cracked his knuckles , anxious to stuff himself into his white Cadillac and burst off to the freeway .

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fidgety fidgety