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unnerve

Pronunciation: /ʌnˈnɜːrv; ʌnˈnɜːv/

Translation of unnerve in Spanish:

transitive verb/verbo transitivo

  • poner* nervioso, hacer* sentir incómodo, turbar [literary/literario]
    Example sentences
    • Its tone is one of parlour room titillation blended with out and out Lynchian weirdness - a fantastically inventive and darkly funny film that unsettles and unnerves the audience.
    • But then I do, but the temporary panic has unnerved me, and I worry about where I've put the keys.
    • After the grace and concern of the Arabs, this jolt of American culture unnerved me.

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