Translation of "nerve" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


verb uk us /nɜːv/ US  /nɝːv/
nerve yourself UK

to make yourself brave enough to do something

[ + to infinitive ] It took her several months before she eventually nerved herself (up) to invite him to her house. 她过了好几个月才终于鼓足勇气邀请他去自己家。

(Translation of “nerve verb” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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