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As the Kremlin gets more nervous about American and European pressure it could also get more dangerous.

I could not have been more nervous the first time I met her.

And recent secret talks in Japan said to have been attended by a Taliban representative have only made women more nervous.

The closer they get to an election, the more nervous they become.

“I found a lot of solace in talking to the lunatics who were more nervous than me,” she said.

Drowned every few seconds by our tremendous salvoes, this more nervous noise crept back insistently into our ears in the interval.

More nervous than sanguine, Cristophe's bodily appearance was thin and threadlike, but wiry.

At all events, as the days passed, she grew thinner and paler looking, and more nervous and worried in her manner.

She became more and more nervous and wretched, her headaches and her fits of exhaustion were more frequent.

"Yes," answered the young girl, growing more and more nervous.


On this page you'll find 120 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to nervous, such as: afraid, agitated, annoyed, apprehensive, concerned, and edgy.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.