nerve–racking

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adjective nerve–rack·ing \ˈnərv-ˌra-kiŋ\

Definition of nerve–racking

  1. :  extremely trying on the nerves <a nerve–racking ordeal>

1812

First Known Use of nerve–racking

1812

Variants of nerve–racking

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nerve–wracking


NERVE–RACKING Defined for English Language Learners

nerve–racking

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adjective nerve–rack·ing \ˈnərv-ˌra-kiŋ\

Definition of nerve–racking for English Language Learners

  • : causing a person to feel very nervous


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