Meaning of “nervous” in the English Dictionary

"nervous" in British English

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nervousadjective

uk /ˈnɜː.vəs/ us /ˈnɝː.vəs/

(Definition of “nervous” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"nervous" in American English

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nervousadjective

us /ˈnɜr·vəs/

nervous adjective (WORRIED)

worried or slightly frightened:

I was nervous during my driving test.

nervous adjective (OF THE NERVES)

(Definition of “nervous” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)