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Adjective
Causing one to feel unease or discomfort
“As I walked down the half-busy streets to work this morning, I could sense the unnerving feeling people had.”
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Causing distress, dread or alarm
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Surprisingly impressive or notable
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Noun
Violent or forcible action used to coerce someone into doing something against their will
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Verb
Present participle for to emotionally or mentally upset or alarm someone
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“Healthcare professionals should not withhold information out of concern that it will upset or unnerve a patient.”
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Present participle for to divest or deprive of confidence or courage
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“Again, he chuckled as if this whole train of events was nothing but some outrageous mischief meant to unnerve me.”
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Present participle for to diminish the confidence or courage of
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Present participle for to cause to become physically weaker
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Present participle for to deprive of physical sensation or feeling
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