"You canker blossom!" 3 Shakespearean Insults

nerve center

a group of nerve cells closely connected with one another and acting together in the performance of some function.
a source of information, authority, action, etc.:
The communications room is the nerve center of a battleship.
Origin of nerve center
1865-70 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
Cite This Source
Examples from the web for nerve center
  • The agency headquarters now serves as the nerve center for emergency management.
  • Especially in those early days, the personnel department was the nerve center of the whole agency.
  • Each one is paralyzed by a sting in the main nerve center and stored in the adobe tube.

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for nerve center

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for nerve

Scrabble Words With Friends