nervous Nellie


nervous Nellie

noun

Definition of NERVOUS NELLIE

a person who is inclined to worry <many new parents are nervous Nellies when it comes to the health of their babies>
Related Words defeatist, fatalist, pessimist
Phrases nervous wreck
Near Antonyms optimist, Pollyanna

Variants of NERVOUS NELLIE

nervous Nellie or nervous Nelly

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