take a lot of nerve

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take a lot of nerve definition

  1. tv.
    to utilize a large reserve of rudeness (to behave so badly). : That took a lot of nerve! You took my parking place!
  2. tv.
    to require courage. : He climbed the mountain with a bruised foot. That took a lot of nerve.
Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions by Richard A. Spears.Fourth Edition.
Copyright 2007. Published by McGraw-Hill Education.
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