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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Self-possession in the face of danger.

Usage examples (14)
  • His nervelessness left him to be replaced by a mad and continual eagerness for action.
  • I felt a nervelessness and inability to speak or move, which for the time wholly awed me.
  • He believes it to be mere nervelessness, indolence.
  • "Slow," he muttered, and a strange fit of nervelessness came over him. for more
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