- simple past tense and past participle of
- 1994 July 25, Jack Winter, “How I met my wife”, in The New Yorker:
- It was concerting to see that she was communicado, and it nerved me that she was interested in a pareil like me, sight seen.
- (botany, often in combination) Having one or more principal veins, especially of a leaf.
- The leaf was palmately nerved.
- (in combination) Having nerves or disposition of a specified kind.
- a strong-nerved hero