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nerve-racking

adjective uk ( also nerve-wracking)   /ˈnɜːvˌræk.ɪŋ/ us    /ˈnɝːv-/
Something that is nerve-racking is difficult to do and causes a lot of worry for the person involved in it: My wedding was the most nerve-racking thing I've ever experienced.
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