: The nerves can be seen through the skin.
: Some plants have ornamental value because of their contrasting nerves
: He hasnt the nerve to tell her he likes her, what a wimp!
*: A trip to the whistling, fire-cracking Stadio San Paolo is always a test of nerve but Wengers men have already outplayed the Italians once.
*: He led me on to mightiest deeds, / Above the nerve of mortal arm.
: He had the nerve to enter my house uninvited.
: Ellie had a bad case of nerves before the big test.
*: Come on; obey: / Thy nerves are in their infancy again, / And have no vigour in them.
: rfquotek|Alexander Pope
: May their example nerve us to face the enemy.
: The liquor nerved up several of the men after their icy march.
: We had no choice but to grit our teeth and get on with it.
: He has a sleeping disorder and grits his teeth.
*: The sanded floor that grits beneath the tread.
: It must have taken some guts to speak in front that audience.
: She doesnt take any nonsense from anyone—shes got guts.
: His speech had no guts in it.
: He knew all about the guts of the business, how things actually get done.
: He gutsed out a 6-1 win.