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Many people remain nervous about going into stores as long as infection and death rates remain high.Local businesses can highlight COVID-19 ‘health & safety’ measures with Google My Business|Greg Sterling|September 10, 2020|Search Engine Land
Some chains allow the really nervous self-isolator to sing alone in a room in their establishment but be linked online to any other rooms in their nationwide network to form a virtual group.
It’s understandable, then, that some viewers might be nervous when it comes to how queerness will manifest in the updated Mulan.
Physiologically, this explanation focuses on the nervous system, which delivers the electrical signals that control our muscles and physical functions.
People get nervous when the dog-sized predators hunt and forage in their backyards.
George took his acoustic guitar and began showing me the chord changes, which I nervously wrote out on a chord chart.When Gary Wright Met George Harrison: Dream Weaver, John and Yoko, and More|Gary Wright|September 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
She had watched the movie nervously for the first time that afternoon, worried that it would spark memories she had buried.Westgate's Chilling Security Video Reveals Shopping Mall Bloodbath|Nina Strochlic|September 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Moments before he begins to rap, his eyes dart nervously around.
“Mr. Richardson just dropped his pressure,” he said nervously about the brain-damaged patient in the CCU.Real Life Lazarus: When Patients Rise From the Dead|Sandeep Jauhar|August 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Pictures and videos of the animal show him swaying nervously, crying in pain, and lying flat on the concrete.
"So that is Jim Poindexter, the bloody villain," muttered the boy between his set teeth, and nervously fingering his revolver.The Courier of the Ozarks|Byron A. Dunn
With hands nervously working within her muff, she suddenly missed the handkerchief which she had placed there.Hilda Lessways|Arnold Bennett
He put on his soft hat and nervously took it off again, and wiping his face with his handkerchief, complained of the heat.The Awakening and Selected Short Stories|Kate Chopin
The eddies beyond the breakwater were a light and delicate mauve and looked nervously alive.Bella Donna|Robert Hichens
Mrs. Ducksmith shot a timid glance at him and the knitting needles clicked together nervously.The Joyous Adventures of Aristide Pujol|William J. Locke