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Princeton's WordNet

  1. unnervedadjective

    deprived of courage and strength

    "the steeplejack, exhausted and unnerved, couldn't hold on to his dangerous perch much longer"

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Unnervedadjective

    Weak; feeble.

    Pyrrhus at Priam drives, in rage strikes wide;
    But with the whiff and wind of his fell sword,
    Th’ unnerv’d father falls. William Shakespeare, Hamlet.


  1. unnerved

    Unnerved refers to the state of being deprived of courage, confidence, resolution, or the ability to function normally, often due to apprehension, fear, or anxiety. It usually involves getting upset or disturbed in a way that makes someone less confident or scared.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of unnerved in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of unnerved in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of unnerved in a Sentence

  1. Fiona Cincotta:

    But it hasn’t unnerved markets because we’ve heard a lot of soothing words from the U.S. Federal Reserve that any rise in inflation is temporary.

  2. Elizabeth Bowen:

    All your youth you want to have your greatness taken for granted; when you find it taken for granted, you are unnerved.

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