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English definition of “nerves”

nerves

noun [plural]     /nɜːvz/
B2 the state of being nervous : I need something to calm my nerves. I always suffer from nerves before a match .Anxiety and worry - general wordsFear and phobias
steady/strong nerves B2 the ability to be calm in difficult situations : You need a cool head and steady nerves for this job .Calm and relaxed
(Definition of nerves noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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