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Princeton's WordNet

  1. nervousness, nerves(noun)

    an uneasy psychological state

    "he suffered an attack of nerves"

  2. nerves(noun)

    control of your emotions

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

Entomology

  1. Nerves

    sometimes used to = veins, in wing structures.

British National Corpus

  1. Written Corpus Frequency

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

How to pronounce nerves?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say nerves in sign language?

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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. Maisie Williams:

    The transition from Game of Thrones where I'm a small piece in a big puzzle, to something where you're taking the lead was very nerve-wracking, the role I play in 'The Falling,' Lydia, was a character that I wanted to show other people that I could do. I had to leave it at home, the nerves of carrying the film, and actually prove to people that I have more confidence in it.

  2. Dennis Aabo Sørensen:

    When the scientists stimulate my nerves I could feel the vibration and the sense of touch in my phantom index finger, the touching sensations is quite close to when you feel it with your normal finger; you can feel the coarseness of the plates, and the different gaps and ribs.

  3. Jordan Spieth:

    I forget how I felt the back nine of Chambers. British is still fresh, engagement is still fresh. I’ll probably at some point end up forgetting (nerves) at the British, but I won’t probably forget the engagement.

  4. Q., Star Trek, the Next Generation, "Deja Q":

    This is getting on my nerves, now that I have them.

  5. Halland Chen:

    The interesting thing that makes it very safe is one of the reasons why it doesn’t last forever— because you’re not permanently damaging or killing off the nerves, [the nerves] do regenerate and grow back over time.

Images & Illustrations of nerves

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