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Nervy as men are made, MacRae worshiped at the shrine of an even break, a square deal for friend or foe.RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
He must be getting nervy, he thought, and continued his inspection of the wallet.THE DAFFODIL MYSTERYEDGAR WALLACE
The magistrate of Esifeni was not a timid man, but the monotony of life at his remote post rather tended to make him “nervy.”FORGING THE BLADESBERTRAM MITFORD
He was one of the gregarious sort, a loud talker, nervy really, very familiar with all the passengers.SEA AND SARDINIAD. H. LAWRENCE
Oh, ho, I see you are not as nervy as I thought, there was a mischievous glint in his merry black eyes.BLUE ROBIN, THE GIRL PIONEERRENA I. HALSEY
Thus—with his heart beating like a trip-hammer—“Josh,” the nervy one—walked down the cobbled street outside of the “Old Mill.”FAMOUS PRIVATEERSMEN AND ADVENTURERS OF THE SEACHARLES H. L. JOHNSTON
It was a nervy thing for anyone to do, to come in here and carry off our chair.THE WINNING TOUCHDOWNLESTER CHADWICK
These and other matters contrived to make "Sir Richard" nervy.REMARKABLE ROGUESCHARLES KINGSTON
I know of a nervy boy who had something to do with the miracle, said Green.BOY SCOUTS IN THE NORTHWESTG. HARVEY RALPHSON
What you done was nervy, and what I might have looked for with the bringing-up I've given you.THE JUST AND THE UNJUSTVAUGHAN KESTER

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