Definition of steady one's/someone's nerves
- She took a drink to try to steady her nerves.
- This drink will steady your nerves.
: direct or sure in movement : unfaltering
: firm in position : fixed
: keeping nearly upright in a seaway
: to make or keep steady
: to become steady
: in a steady manner : steadily
: on the course set
: one that is steady
: some person : somebody
: sinew, tendon
: any of the filamentous bands of nervous tissue that connect parts of the nervous system with the other organs, conduct nerve impulses, and are made up of axons and dendrites together with protective and supportive structures
: power of endurance or control : fortitude, strength
: to give strength or courage to : supply with physical or moral force
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