Definition Of nervous
easily agitated or alarmed; tending to be anxious; highly strung.
a sensitive, nervous person
relating to or affecting the nerves.
a nervous disorder
Example Of nervous
A cry of nervous excitement broke through the chill, winter air and Washington nodded once more grimly.
But we have been nervous about the UK economy overheating for some time now.
By the time the race takes place, I was feeling something of the nervous excitement which grips the city.
Feet slipping beneath them, they gripped the rail and stared at the ice, nervous excitement etched on their faces.