nervy

Definition of nervy

nerv´y   Pronunciation: nẽrv´ŷ
a.1.Strong; sinewy.
2.Offensively bold or presumptuous; insolent; cheeky; pushy.
3.Exhibiting courage or daring; bold; plucky.
4.Nervous{6}; apprehensive; edgy{1}.

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