nerve-racking Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"nerve-racking" in British English

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nerve-rackingadjective

(also nerve-wracking) uk   /ˈnɜːvˌræk.ɪŋ/  us   /ˈnɝːv-/
Something that is nerve-racking is ​difficult to do and ​causes a lot of ​worry for the ​personinvolved in it: My ​wedding was the most nerve-racking thing I've ​everexperienced.
(Definition of nerve-racking from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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nerve-rackingadjective [not gradable]

(also nerve-wracking)  us   /ˈnɜrv ˌræk·ɪŋ/
difficult to do and causing a lot of ​worry or ​anxiety: I had to go out and ​find a new ​job, which is always a nerve-racking ​experience.
(Definition of nerve-racking from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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