how to pronounce nervous

nɝvəs

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“… and i was also nervous because we always …”

meanings of nervous

adjective:

  1. Of nerves.
  2. Of sinews and tendons.
  3. Affecting the nerves or nervous system.
  4. Full of sinews.
  5. Of a piece of writing, literary style etc.: forceful, powerful.
  6. Supplied with nerves; innervated.
  7. Having strong or prominent sinews; sinewy, muscular.
  8. Nervose.
  9. Easily agitated or alarmed; edgy, on edge.
  10. Apprehensive, anxious, hesitant, worried.

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