nervelessly
adverb see nerveless

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • nervelessly — See nerveless. * * * …   Universalium

  • nervelessly — adverb In a nerveless manner …   Wiktionary

  • nervelessly — nÉœrvlɪslɪ / nɜːv adv. calmly, coolly, in a controlled manner, with composure; weakly, without strength; not in a courageous manner, cowardly …   English contemporary dictionary

  • nervelessly — nerve·less·ly …   English syllables

  • nervelessly — adverb in a composed and unconcerned manner without more ado Barker borrowed a knife from his brigade Major and honed it on a carborundum stone as coolly as a butcher • Syn: ↑coolly, ↑nonchalantly • Derived from adjective: ↑nonchalant (for:… …   Useful english dictionary

  • nerveless — nervelessly, adv. nervelessness, n. /nerrv lis/, adj. 1. without nervousness, as in emergencies; calm; collected. 2. lacking strength or vigor; feeble; weak. 3. lacking firmness or courage; spiritless; cowardly. 4. Anat., Bot. having no nerves.… …   Universalium

  • coolly — adverb in a composed and unconcerned manner (Freq. 4) without more ado Barker borrowed a knife from his brigade Major and honed it on a carborundum stone as coolly as a butcher • Syn: ↑nervelessly, ↑nonchalantly • Derived from adjective:… …   Useful english dictionary

  • nonchalantly — adverb 1. in an unconcerned manner glanced casually at the headlines • Syn: ↑casually • Derived from adjective: ↑nonchalant, ↑casual (for: ↑casually) 2. in a composed …   Useful english dictionary

  • nerveless — adjective Date: 1742 1. lacking strength or courage ; feeble 2. exhibiting control or balance ; poised, cool • nervelessly adverb • nervelessness noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Peter Sillett — Infobox Football biography playername = Peter Sillett fullname = Peter Richard Tudor Sillett height = nickname = dateofbirth = birth date|1933|2|1|df=y cityofbirth = Southampton countryofbirth = England dateofdeath = death date and… …   Wikipedia

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