Sentence Examples


  • Her nerve began to frazzle.
  • Do you know, she had the nerve to call me!
  • (After Haeckel.) Nerve ring.
  • She wondered if he felt hurt at his best friend's betrayal but didn't have the nerve to ask.
  • The symptoms of nerve-poisoning are due to the carbolic acid (or its salts) which circulate in the blood after all the sulphates in the blood have been used up in the formation of sulpho-carbolates (hence, during administration of carbolic acid, the urine should frequently be tested for the presence of free sulphates; as long as these occur in the urine, they are present in the blood and there is no danger).