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British English: /ˈnəːvəs/
American English: /ˈnərvəs/

Translation of nervous in German:


  • 1 (Anatomy, Medicine)
    [central] nervous system
    [Zentral]nervensystem Neutr.
  • 2 (having delicate nerves) be a nervous wreck
    mit den Nerven völlig am Ende sein
  • 3 (British English) (timid)be nervous of or about
    Angst haben vor + Dat.
    I'm nervous of offending him
    ich habe Angst, ihn zu kränken
    be a nervous person
    ängstlich sein
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