jangled nerves

noun

Definition of jangled nerves

: a nervous and upset state He took a deep breath to try to calm his jangled nerves.

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jangled nerves

jangle someone's nerves

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“Jangled nerves.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/jangled%20nerves. Accessed 17 Aug. 2022.

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