Definition of 'nervy'
Example sentences containing 'nervy'
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We had control, but then became a little bit nervy. Times, Sunday Times (2017)It was a bit nervy today. Times, Sunday Times (2010)There were some nervy moments and the Spanish press were hardly effusive in their praise. Times, Sunday Times (2007)It should not have been such a nervy finish for Saracens. Times, Sunday Times (2012)When they got a goal back, it was always going to be a bit nervy. The Sun (2012)If another 10 minutes went by they might get a bit nervy. The Sun (2012)I get clingy and nervy sometimes and he understands and knows how to help me. The Sun (2011)He allowed the Brazilian to turn too easily and looked nervy from the moment his opponent scored in the second minute. The Sun (2012)He realised how nervy and anxious I was and helped me a lot. The Sun (2016)When they scored it was a bit nervy but I think we deserved the win. The Sun (2007)We had some nervy moments in the last 10 minutes when we were down to 10 men. The Sun (2010)
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Used Rarely. nervy is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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