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1. nerve-wracking

adjective. extremely irritating to the nerves.

Synonyms

  • nerve-racking
  • disagreeable
  • trying

Antonyms

  • congenial
  • good-natured
  • easy
  • consonant

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Words that Rhyme with Trigeminal Nerve

  • underserve
  • preserve
  • conserve
  • reserve
  • observe
  • hors-d-oeuvre
  • deserve
  • unnerve
  • swerve
  • zurve
  • verve
  • serve
  • serv
  • mirv
  • merv
  • herve
  • d'oeuvre
  • curve
  • oeuvre
  • irve
  • irv

Example sentences of the word trigeminal-nerve


1. Noun Phrase
The trigeminal nerve is a large nerve found in the head.

2. Noun Phrase
When pain from an abscessed tooth is present, the trigeminal nerve sends that pain impulse to the brain.

3. Noun Phrase
The condition results from an irritation to the trigeminal nerve that runs through the face to the brain.

4. Noun Phrase
Trigeminal neuralgia occurs when a blood vessel compresses the trigeminal nerve** as it leaves the brain stem.

2. nerve-racking

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

Synonyms

  • nerve-wracking
  • disagreeable
  • trying

Antonyms

  • congenial
  • good-natured
  • easy
  • consonant

3. trigeminal

noun. the main sensory nerve of the face and motor nerve for the muscles of mastication.

Synonyms

  • cranial nerve
  • nervus trigeminus
  • trigeminal nerve
  • fifth cranial nerve

Etymology

  • geminal (English)
  • tri- (English)

4. 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

5. nerve

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

Synonyms

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

Antonyms

  • fear
  • timidity
  • agreeableness
  • fixed-width font

6. nerve

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

Synonyms

  • steel
  • brace

Antonyms

  • back
  • uncover
  • timid

7. nerve

noun. ['ˈnɝːv'] impudent aggressiveness.

Synonyms

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

Antonyms

  • efferent
  • faintheartedness
  • cowardly
  • fearfulness
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