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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Inspiring fear.

Usage examples (35)
  • Verb (used with object), : Fear unnerved him
  • The ground continued to heave in unnerving spasms.
  • Far more unnerving is the mere suspicion of fear or even of anxiety in the human mass around you.
  • What's unnerving is that Murdoch may be right to suspect, as he undoubtedly does, that these contradictions don't matter. for more
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