Adjective "Nerve" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Nerve


    Definition:

    1. one or more bundles of fibers forming part of a system that conveys impulses of sensation, motion, etc., between the brain or spinal cord and other parts of the body.

    2. a sinew or tendon: to strain every nerve.

    3. firmness or courage under trying circumstances: an assignment requiring nerve.

    4. boldness; audacity; impudence; impertinence: He had the nerve to say that?

    5. nerves, nervousness: an attack of nerves.

    6. strength, vigor, or energy: a test of nerve and stamin

    Examples:

    "janglings can be nerve."

    "problems can be nerve."