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unnerve


unnerve

verb

Definition of UNNERVE

1
to deprive of courage or confidence <the riding accident so unnerved me that for a while I was afraid to get back on a horse>
Antonyms nerve
2
to lessen the courage or confidence of <a figure skater can't afford to be unnerved by an occasional slipup>

February 27, 2015
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