nervoso

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin nervōsus

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /nerˈvo.zo/, (traditional) /nerˈvo.so/
  • Rhymes: -ozo

AdjectiveEdit

nervoso (feminine nervosa, masculine plural nervosi, feminine plural nervose)

  1. (medicine, anatomy) nervous, nerve (attr.)
  2. irritable, touchy, cross
    Synonym: irritabile
  3. tense, unquiet, nervous, jumpy, high-strung, high-spirited
    Synonyms: agitato, teso

NounEdit

nervoso m (plural nervosi)

  1. (familiar) ; irritability, bad mood
    Synonyms: cattivo umore, nervo, nervi

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LatinEdit

AdjectiveEdit

nervōsō

  1. dative masculine singular of nervōsus
  2. dative neuter singular of nervōsus
  3. ablative masculine singular of nervōsus
  4. ablative neuter singular of nervōsus

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin nervōsus (sinewy; nervous), corresponding to nervo +‎ -oso.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

nervoso m (feminine singular nervosa, masculine plural nervosos, feminine plural nervosas, comparable)

  1. (of a person) nervous (easily agitated)
  2. (of a person) nervous; anxious
    Synonym: ansioso
  3. (anatomy) nervous (relating to the nerves)
    Synonym: neural
  4. (colloquial, of a person) needlessly angry
    Synonym: bravinho

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NounEdit

nervoso m (plural nervosos, feminine nervosa, feminine plural nervosas)

  1. a person who is often nervous
  2. (colloquial) a person who is often needlessly angry
  3. (colloquial) a nervous feeling