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unnerves

verb
present tense third-person singular of unnerve

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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

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2 to lessen the courage or confidence of
  • a figure skater can't afford to be unnerved by an occasional slipup

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“Unnerves.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/unnerves. Accessed 24 Oct. 2021.

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