Synonyms for nerves

Synonyms for (noun) nerves

Synonyms: nerves

Definition: control of your emotions

Usage: this kind of tension is not good for my nerves

Similar words: possession, will power, willpower, self-command, self-control, self-possession, self-will

Definition: the trait of resolutely controlling your own behavior


Synonyms: nerves, nervousness

Definition: an uneasy psychological state

Usage: he suffered an attack of nerves

Similar words: mental condition, mental state, psychological condition, psychological state

Definition: (psychology) a mental condition in which the qualities of a state are relatively constant even though the state itself may be dynamic

Usage: a manic state