Origin: Hokkien, literally means nervous
Kan Cheong is used to describe a feeling of nervousness. It can be used with the word spider to describe a person who is always nervous as a “Kan Cheong Spider”
Example:“Just now my crush came up and talked to me!!! Boy was I so kan cheong and started to stutter incoherently in my replies to him…
Example: “Hey Ah Seng, stop pushing and shoving lah. Don’t be a Kan Cheong Spider, there is enough for everyone.
Commonly used with:
Spider (Kan Cheong Spider)