Examples of unnerve in a Sentence
Seeing the police in there unnerved me.
She was unnerved by his strange manner.
Recent Examples of unnerve from the Web
Now, fans are wondering if the future of their fave show is in jeopardy and the fact that the cast is trying to drum up support from fans on social media is unnerving them even more.
The political turmoil has unnerved investors in Kenya, a regional hub for companies including General Electric Co. and Toyota Motor Corp.
That unnerved shareholders worried about Target's profit forecasts.
In Lititz, the sightings of balloons floating over sewer grates unnerved people.
When Jedrzejczyk attempted to unnerve her, Namajunas didn’t let her.
Alexander Skarsgård, who already did his best to completely unnerve viewers of Big Little Lies, has now decided to shave a large portion of his head.
The political turbulence has unnerved some investors and spurred demand for gold, a popular haven during uncertain times.
The latest Republican proposal has unnerved health insurers, with two of the industry's major trade groups denouncing the bill Wednesday.
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First Known Use of unnerve
Synonymsdemoralize, emasculate, paralyze, undo, unman, unstring
Related Wordsdebilitate, enervate, enfeeble, neuter, weaken; prostrate, sap, soften, tire, waste; frighten, intimidate, psych (out), scare, terrify, terrorize; daunt, discourage, dishearten, dismay, dispirit; craze, derange, madden, unbalance, unhinge; discompose, disquiet, disturb, faze, perturb, unsettle, upset, weird out
Near Antonymsfortify, strengthen; embolden, encourage, hearten
Synonym Discussion of unnerve
- unnerved by the near collision
- a nation's youth enervated by affluence and leisure
- a soldier unmanned by the terrors of battle
- an amendment that emasculates existing safeguards
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