Strength of mind that allows one to endure pain or adversity with courage.
Pluck means courage.
A violent effort; an excessive and hurtful exertion or tension, as of the muscles.
(Loosely) The expansive force, or pressure, of a gas or vapor
A group of psychiatric symptoms, including heightened emotionality, attention-seeking behavior, and preoccupation with physical symptoms that may not be explainable by a medical condition. The term hysteria is no longer in clinical use, and such symptoms are currently attributed to any of several psychiatric conditions, including somatic symptom disorder, conversion disorder, and histrionic personality disorder.
*A nervous excitement
A group of symptoms, including chronic physical and mental fatigue, weakness, and generalized aches and pains, formerly thought to result from exhaustion of the nervous system and now usually considered a psychological disorder. The term is no longer in clinical use in many parts of the world.
Ability to stand pain, distress, fatigue, etc.; fortitude
(Countable) The result or product of being cool, as in chilly.
Find another word for nerves. In this page you can discover 13 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for nerves, like: fortitude, firmness, pluck, strain, tension, hysteria, emotional stress, sleeplessness, neurasthenia, endurance and nervousness.