Definition of nerve:
- A sinew or a tendon.
- Audacity; assurance.
- One of the nervures, or veins, in the wings of insects.
- One of the principal fibrovascular bundles or ribs of a leaf, especially when these extend straight from the base or the midrib of the leaf.
- One of the whitish and elastic bundles of fibers, with the accompanying tissues, which transmit nervous impulses between nerve centers and various parts of the animal body.
- Physical force or steadiness; muscular power and control; constitutional vigor.
- Steadiness and firmness of mind; self- command in personal danger, or under suffering; unshaken courage and endurance; coolness; pluck; resolution.
- To give strength or vigor to; to supply with force; as, fear nerved his arm.
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- bravery (part of speech: noun)
- courage (part of speech: noun)