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1. nervous

adjective. ['ˈnɝːvəs'] easily agitated.

Antonyms

  • comfortable

Etymology

  • nervosus (Latin)
  • -osus (Latin)

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  • repulse
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2. impulse

noun. ['ˈɪmpəls, ˌɪmˈpʌls'] an instinctive motive.

Synonyms

  • Thanatos
  • adience
  • wanderlust
  • need
  • death wish
  • itchy feet
  • abience
  • urge
  • death instinct
  • motive

Antonyms

  • abience
  • decompress
  • weak part
  • strong

Etymology

  • impulsus (Latin)

3. nervous

adjective. ['ˈnɝːvəs'] causing or fraught with or showing anxiety.

Synonyms

  • queasy
  • uneasy
  • anxious
  • troubled

Antonyms

  • restful
  • uneager
  • unconcerned
  • insensitive

Etymology

  • nervosus (Latin)
  • -osus (Latin)

4. impulse

noun. ['ˈɪmpəls, ˌɪmˈpʌls'] a sudden desire.

Synonyms

  • caprice
  • desire

Antonyms

  • repel
  • abduct
  • refrain

Etymology

  • impulsus (Latin)

5. impulse

noun. ['ˈɪmpəls, ˌɪmˈpʌls'] the electrical discharge that travels along a nerve fiber.

Synonyms

  • electrical discharge
  • nervous impulse
  • nerve impulse
  • neural impulse

Antonyms

  • let go of
  • straight line
  • fall
  • civilian

Etymology

  • impulsus (Latin)

6. impulse

noun. ['ˈɪmpəls, ˌɪmˈpʌls'] the act of applying force suddenly.

Synonyms

  • thrust
  • impulsion
  • driving force
  • impetus

Antonyms

  • wealth
  • inessential
  • delay
  • discourage

Etymology

  • impulsus (Latin)

7. impulse

noun. ['ˈɪmpəls, ˌɪmˈpʌls'] (electronics) a sharp transient wave in the normal electrical state (or a series of such transients).

Synonyms

  • pulse
  • wave
  • pulsation
  • undulation

Antonyms

  • repulsion
  • attraction
  • centrifugal force
  • adduct

Etymology

  • impulsus (Latin)

8. nervous

adjective. ['ˈnɝːvəs'] of or relating to the nervous system.

Antonyms

  • unreactive

Etymology

  • nervosus (Latin)
  • -osus (Latin)

9. nervous

adjective. ['ˈnɝːvəs'] excited in anticipation.

Synonyms

  • aflutter

Antonyms

  • wholesome
  • well

Etymology

  • nervosus (Latin)
  • -osus (Latin)

10. nervous

adjective. ['ˈnɝːvəs'] unpredictably excitable (especially of horses).

Synonyms

  • spooky
  • skittish
  • flighty

Antonyms

  • unagitated
  • easy
  • tame
  • quiet

Etymology

  • nervosus (Latin)
  • -osus (Latin)
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