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nerve

1. noun MED, ANAT fibre in body2. noun courage3. noun impudence 4. verb steel (yourself)5. verb inspire
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1 noun MED, ANAT fibre in bodynéaróg fem2cranial nerve néaróg chráiniach 2 noun couragemisneach masc1  c m uuchtach masc1  c m ucrógacht fem3  c m uthat took a lot of nerve by them ba chróga an mhaise dóibh é sin a dhéanamh he didn't have the nerve to ask ní raibh sé de mhisneach aige ceist a churshe lost her nerve loic sí, chaill sí a misneach
Taispeáin iontráil iomlán 
3 noun impudence dánacht fem3  c m u you've got a nerve! nach tú atá dána!, nach tú atá sotalach!, nach dána an aghaidh atá ort!, nach agat atá an muineál! he had the nerve to speak to me bhí sé de dhánacht ann labhairt liom what a nerve! a leithéid!, a leithéid de shotal! 4 verb steel (yourself) TRANSITIVEI nerved myself to do it chruinnigh mé mo mhisneach chun é a dhéanamh 5 verb inspire literary TRANSITIVEneartaigh verb  c m utheir faith nerved them neartaigh a gcreideamh iad, thug a gcreideamh misneach dóibh, thug a gcreideamh uchtach dóibh
phrases

a battle of nerves

comhrac diongbháilteachta

a bag of nerves

informalI was a bag of nerves bhí mé an-neirbhíseach, bhí mé trína chéile go mór, bhí cearthaí orm, bhí mé ar tinneall

to get on sb's nerves

(also

to grate on sb's nerves

) duine a chur as a mheabhairduine a chiapadhcur isteach ar dhuinecur as do dhuineshe's getting on his nerves tá sí á chur as a mheabhair, tá sé ciaptha aici, tá sí á chur soir

to have nerves of steel

croí leoin a bheith agathe has nerves of steel tá croí leoin aige, ní chuireann rud ar bith eagla air

to strain every nerve to do sth

literary she strained every nerve to win the election rinne sí gach iarracht an toghchán a bhuachan, rinne sí a míle dícheall an toghchán a bhaint

to touch a (raw) nerve

(also

to hit a (raw) nerve

) an t-éasc a aimsiúit hit a raw nerve in him d'aimsigh sé an t-éasc ann, fuair sé éalang air

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