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1. nerve-racking

adjective. ['ˌnɝːvˈrækɪŋ'] extremely irritating to the nerves.

Synonyms

  • nerve-wracking
  • disagreeable
  • trying

Antonyms

  • congenial
  • good-natured
  • easy
  • consonant

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Words that Rhyme with Nerve Ending

  • overextending
  • comprehending
  • condescending
  • transcending
  • recommending
  • apprehending
  • suspending
  • pretending
  • portending
  • misspending
  • extending
  • expending
  • contending
  • befriending
  • unbending
  • relending
  • intending
  • impending
  • descending
  • depending
  • defending
  • commending
  • unending
  • trending
  • spending
  • offending
  • blending
  • attending
  • ascending
  • amending

Example sentences of the word nerve-ending


1. Noun Phrase
When the quick is exposed, each step is like rubbing sandpaper on a nerve ending, ouch.

2. ending

noun. ['ˈɛndɪŋ'] the end of a word (a suffix or inflectional ending or final morpheme).

Synonyms

  • inflectional ending
  • morpheme
  • postfix
  • inflectional suffix
  • suffix

Antonyms

  • action
  • active
  • activeness
  • clasp

3. ending

noun. ['ˈɛndɪŋ'] the act of ending something.

Synonyms

  • deactivation
  • retirement
  • extinguishing
  • mop up
  • closedown
  • demonetization
  • relinquishment
  • extinction
  • liquidation
  • liberation
  • release
  • defusing
  • completion
  • discharge
  • tone ending
  • change of state
  • adjournment
  • dismissal
  • settlement
  • abort
  • overthrow
  • destruction
  • conclusion
  • sacking
  • devastation
  • dismission
  • quenching
  • putting to death
  • firing
  • breakup
  • withdrawal
  • shutdown
  • abolishment
  • closure
  • dissolution
  • culmination
  • termination
  • killing
  • discontinuance
  • discontinuation
  • sack
  • disappearance
  • abortion
  • relinquishing
  • demonetisation
  • windup
  • kill
  • abolition
  • closing
  • fade

Antonyms

  • continuance
  • continuation
  • monetization
  • start

4. ending

noun. ['ˈɛndɪŋ'] the last section of a communication.

Synonyms

  • bathos
  • finale
  • address
  • anticlimax
  • close
  • subdivision
  • conclusion
  • section
  • end
  • speech
  • coda
  • recital
  • peroration
  • closing
  • epilogue
  • yarn
  • epilog

Antonyms

  • hold
  • engage
  • requisition
  • confine

5. ending

noun. ['ˈɛndɪŋ'] event whose occurrence ends something.

Synonyms

  • finish
  • occurrence
  • final result
  • licking
  • result
  • halt
  • omega
  • defeat
  • occurrent
  • destruction
  • conclusion
  • demolition
  • final stage
  • wipeout
  • Z
  • outcome
  • resultant
  • termination
  • matter of course
  • end
  • natural event
  • stop
  • victory
  • happening
  • foregone conclusion
  • last

Antonyms

  • beginning
  • victory
  • spell
  • block

6. ending

noun. ['ˈɛndɪŋ'] the point in time at which something ends.

Synonyms

  • period
  • finish
  • terminus ad quem
  • cease
  • finale
  • last gasp
  • dying
  • fag end
  • terminal point
  • close
  • conclusion
  • stopping point
  • expiry
  • tail
  • termination
  • end
  • expiration
  • demise
  • limit
  • point in time
  • year-end
  • tail end
  • last
  • finis
  • death

Antonyms

  • beginning
  • birth
  • recall
  • freeze

7. nerve

noun. ['ˈnɝːv'] any bundle of nerve fibers running to various organs and tissues of the body.

Synonyms

  • afferent
  • nervus radialis
  • ulnar nerve
  • nervus spinalis
  • motor nerve
  • afferent nerve
  • cranial nerve
  • sciatic nerve
  • nervus saphenus
  • cubital nerve
  • depressor
  • splanchnic nerve
  • efferent nerve
  • sensory nerve
  • nervus ulnaris
  • nervus
  • nerve fibre
  • musculospiral nerve
  • fascicle
  • saphenous nerve
  • radial nerve
  • nerve fiber
  • depressor nerve
  • fibre bundle
  • nervus ischiadicus
  • spinal nerve
  • radicle
  • synapse
  • fiber bundle
  • fasciculus

Antonyms

  • leeward
  • front
  • rear
  • windward

8. nerve

noun. ['ˈnɝːv'] the courage to carry on.

Synonyms

  • braveness
  • courageousness
  • bravery
  • mettle
  • spunk
  • heart

Antonyms

  • fear
  • timidity
  • agreeableness
  • fixed-width font

9. nerve

verb. ['ˈnɝːv'] get ready for something difficult or unpleasant.

Synonyms

  • steel
  • brace

Antonyms

  • back
  • uncover
  • timid

10. nerve

noun. ['ˈnɝːv'] impudent aggressiveness.

Synonyms

  • brass
  • aggressiveness
  • face
  • boldness
  • audaciousness
  • cheek

Antonyms

  • efferent
  • faintheartedness
  • cowardly
  • fearfulness
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