Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

El diccionario y el tesauro de inglés online más consultados por estudiantes de inglés.

Traducción en español de “nerve”

See all translations

nerve

noun /nəːv/
(anatomy) one of the cords which carry messages between all parts of the body and the brain
nervio
the optic nerve.
courage
valor
He must have needed a lot of nerve to do that He lost his nerve.
rudeness
descaro
What a nerve!
nerves noun plural the condition of being too easily excited or upset
nervios
She suffers from nerves.
nervous adjective of the nerves
nervioso
the nervous system.
rather afraid
nervioso
She was nervous about travelling by air a nervous old lady.
nervously adverb
nerviosamente, con inquietud
He waited nervously outside the boss’s office.
nervousness noun
nerviosismo
He tried not to show any signs of nervousness during the interview.
nervy adjective excitable
nervioso
The horse is rather nervy.
nerviness noun
nerviosismo
nerve-racking adjective causing great anxiety or nervousness
desesperante, agotador
a nerve-racking experience.
nervous breakdown noun (medical) a period of mental illness caused by a time of great strain
crisis nerviosa
He suffered a nervous breakdown.
nervous system noun (anatomy) the brain, spinal cord, and nerves of a person or animal.
sistema nervioso
get on someone’s nerves to irritate someone
crispar los nervios a alguien
Her behaviour really gets on my nerves.
(Definition of nerve from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definiciones de “nerve” en otros diccionarios

Palabra del día

exercise

physical activity that you do to make your body strong and healthy

Palabra del día

Byronic, Orwellian and Darwinian: adjectives from names.

by Liz Walter,
April 15, 2015
Becoming an adjective is a strange kind of memorial, but it is often a sign of a person having had real influence on the world. Science is full of examples, from Hippocrates, the Greek medic born around 460 BC, who gave his name to the Hippocratic Oath still used by doctors today,

Aprende más 

bio-inspiration noun

April 13, 2015
the adoption of patterns and structures found in nature for the purposes of engineering, manufacturing, science, etc. The MIT researchers actually aren’t the only robotics team to turn to cheetahs for bio-inspiration.

Aprende más