Definition of nerve

Definition of nerve
  1. nerve Noun A bundle of neurons with their connective tissue sheaths, blood vessels and lymphatics.
  2. nerve Noun A neuron.
  3. nerve Noun A vein in a leaf; a grain in wood
  4. nerve Noun Courage, boldness.
  5. nerve Noun Patience.
  6. nerve Noun Stamina, endurance, fortitude.
  7. nerve Noun Audacity, gall.
  8. nerve Noun Agitation caused by fear, stress or other negative emotion.
  9. nerve Verb To give courage; "sometimes with "up"."
  10. nerve Verb To give strength
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