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crise de nerfs

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Pronunciation: /ˌkriːz də ˈnɛː(f), kʀiz də nɛʀf/

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Definition of crise de nerfs in English:

noun (plural crises de nerfs pronounced same)

dated
An attack of anxiety: I had a crise de nerfs before the first performance

Origin

French, literally 'crisis of nerves'.

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