Origin of nervous
Examples from the Web for nervousness
Others on the RSD forum would deconstruct his approach: “too aggressive,” “too many questions,” “nervousness in your voice,” etc.
Her nervousness about its content made her decide to publish it under a pseudonym, for reasons that would later become clear.
His brown eyes were penetrating yet peaceful, and he immediately disarmed my nervousness with his gentleness.When Gary Wright Met George Harrison: Dream Weaver, John and Yoko, and More|Gary Wright|September 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Adding to the nervousness are mixed messages from those who are supposed to be in the know.
They helped keep my nervousness and dread at a low boil, as I began to write a book about a writer at my age.
Perhaps his nervousness was not lessened by the glimpse he caught of Sam Hickeys face.The Battleship Boys at Sea|Frank Gee Patchin
The little lady's manner was combined of effusiveness and nervousness.Abington Abbey|Archibald Marshall
Thenichka's amazement caused her eyes almost to start from her head, and her nervousness completely to vanish.Fathers and Sons|Ivan Sergeevich Turgenev
The one idea in her mind was that he should not suspect her of nervousness.The Making of a Prig|Evelyn Sharp
The game began, neither man showing a sign of nervousness, though Shon was very pale.Pierre And His People, [Tales of the Far North], Complete|Gilbert Parker