|1.||very excitable or sensitive; highly strung|
|3.||of, relating to, or containing nerves; neural: nervous tissue|
|4.||affecting the nerves or nervous tissue: a nervous disease|
|5.||archaic active, vigorous, or forceful|
nervous nerv·ous (nûr'vəs)
Of or relating to the nerves or nervous system.
Stemming from or affecting the nerves or nervous system, as a disease.
Easily agitated or distressed.