nerves

/ (nɜːvz) /

pl n informal

the imagined source of emotional controlmy nerves won't stand it
anxiety, tension, or imbalanceshe's all nerves
bundle of nerves a very nervous person
get on one's nerves to irritate, annoy, or upset one

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