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- n. Plural form of fantod. To have “the fantods” is to be in a state of nervousness, distress, or anxiety.
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- n. an ill-defined state of irritability and distress
The first known record of the word is from 1839, in the book Adventures of Harry Franco by Charles Biggs. (Wiktionary)