noun. A close relative of the willies, the creeps, the wiggins, the weebies, the heebie-jeebies, and the whim-whams.
Real citation: "I just found this via Asha. Yes, of course these hateful statements don't reflect the views of "normal" Christians, but maybe reading them will help some peeps understand why usually tolerant non-Christians can get the eekies over even the mildest forms of proselytizing in public schools."
(Paula Light, "For the quote files." June 7, 2005, Ultrablog, http://paulalight.blogspot.com/2005/06/for-quote-files.html)
Made-up citation: "It's better to give the eekies than receive the crabs."