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nerves

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. nervousness, nervesnoun

    an uneasy psychological state

    "he suffered an attack of nerves"

  2. nervesnoun

    control of your emotions

    "this kind of tension is not good for my nerves"

Entomology

  1. Nerves

    sometimes used to = veins, in wing structures.

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  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'nerves' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3939

How to pronounce nerves?

  1. Alex
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    Daniel
    British
    Karen
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    Veena
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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of nerves in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of nerves in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of nerves in a Sentence

  1. Paul Chesterton:

    Trader and investor nerves are a bit fragile at the moment...People are just unsure at the moment of whether this is a good buying opportunity or not.

  2. Daniil Medvedev:

    It would be not a good feeling if I lost three finals in a row so it's just a relief and I'm so happy, i started feeling cramps at 5-3( in the second set), first time in three weeks I started cramping, probably because of the nerves and it's been 24 days in a row I played tennis.

  3. De Lacy:

    If you cut these nerves, the patient will probably have urinary problems, sexual problems, many things.

  4. Al Womble:

    At the end of the 2016 election and 2017 for a little while, there were still some pretty raw nerves there. To deny any sort of role within that situation I think would be a little disingenuous, i'd like to see Bernie Sanders say,' Hey, I'm here to appeal to more than just a small base of people and I want to bring people together.

  5. David Ionovich Bronstein:

    A game of chess is not an examination of knowledge; it is a battle of nerves.

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