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Bottle vs. Nerve

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Bottlenoun

A container, typically made of glass or plastic and having a tapered neck, used primarily for holding liquids.

‘Beer is often sold in bottles.’;

Nervenoun

(zoology) A bundle of neurons with their connective tissue sheaths, blood vessels and lymphatics.

‘The nerves can be seen through the skin.’;

Bottlenoun

The contents of such a container.

‘I only drank a bottle of beer.’;

Nervenoun

A neuron.

Bottlenoun

A container with a rubber nipple used for giving liquids to infants, a baby bottle.

‘The baby wants a bottle.’;

Nervenoun

(botany) A vein in a leaf; a grain in wood

‘Some plants have ornamental value because of their contrasting nerves.’;

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Bottlenoun

Nerve, courage.

‘You don’t have the bottle to do that!’; ‘He was going to ask her out, but he lost his bottle when he saw her.’;

Nervenoun

Courage, boldness.

‘He hasn't the nerve to tell her he likes her. What a wimp!’;

Bottlenoun

A container of hair dye, hence with one’s hair color produced by dyeing.

‘Did you know he’s a bottle brunette? His natural hair color is strawberry blonde.’;

Nervenoun

Patience. en

Bottlenoun

(obsolete) A bundle, especially of hay; something tied in a bundle.

Nervenoun

Stamina, endurance, fortitude.

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Bottlenoun

(figurative) Intoxicating liquor; alcohol.

‘to drown one’s troubles in the bottle’; ‘to hit the bottle’; ‘Tracy Chapman, “Fast Car” (song): See, my old man’s got a problem. He liveSIC with the bottle; that’s the way it is.’;

Nervenoun

Audacity, gall.

‘He had the nerve to enter my house uninvited.’;

Bottlenoun

(printing) the tendency of pages printed several on a sheet to rotate slightly when the sheet is folded two or more times.

Nervenoun

(polymer technology) The elastic resistance of raw rubber or other polymers to permanent deformation during processing.

‘A nervy tank lining will be difficult to lay around tight bends or in corners because it tends to spring back.Blair Rubber company glossary of terms. [https://blairrubber.com/wp-content/uploads/glossary-of-terms.pdf]’;

Bottlenoun

A dwelling; habitation.

Nervenoun

(in the plural) Agitation caused by fear, stress or other negative emotion.

‘Ellie had a bad case of nerves before the big test.’;

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Bottlenoun

A building; house.

Nervenoun

(obsolete) Sinew, tendon.

Bottleverb

(transitive) To seal (a liquid) into a bottle for later consumption. Also fig.

‘This plant bottles vast quantities of spring water every day.’;

Nerveverb

(transitive) To give courage.

‘May their example nerve us to face the enemy.’;

Bottleverb

To feed (an infant) baby formula.

‘Because of complications she can't breast feed her baby and so she bottles him.’;

Nerveverb

(transitive) To give strength.

‘The liquor nerved up several of the men after their icy march.’;

Bottleverb

To refrain from doing (something) at the last moment because of a sudden loss of courage.

‘The rider bottled the big jump.’;

Nervenoun

One of the whitish and elastic bundles of fibers, with the accompanying tissues, which transmit nervous impulses between nerve centers and various parts of the animal body.

Bottleverb

To strike (someone) with a bottle.

‘He was bottled at a nightclub and had to have facial surgery.’;

Nervenoun

A sinew or a tendon.

Bottleverb

To pelt (a musical act on stage, etc.) with bottles as a sign of disapproval.

‘Meat Loaf was once bottled at Reading Festival.’;

Nervenoun

Physical force or steadiness; muscular power and control; constitutional vigor.

‘he led me on to mightiest deeds,Above the nerve of mortal arm.’;

Bottlenoun

A hollow vessel, usually of glass or earthenware (but formerly of leather), with a narrow neck or mouth, for holding liquids.

Nervenoun

Steadiness and firmness of mind; self-command in personal danger, or under suffering; unshaken courage and endurance; coolness; pluck; resolution.

Bottlenoun

The contents of a bottle; as much as a bottle contains; as, to drink a bottle of wine.

Nervenoun

Audacity; assurance.

Bottlenoun

Fig.: Intoxicating liquor; as, to drown one's reason in the bottle.

Nervenoun

One of the principal fibrovascular bundles or ribs of a leaf, especially when these extend straight from the base or the midrib of the leaf.

Bottlenoun

A bundle, esp. of hay.

Nervenoun

One of the nervures, or veins, in the wings of insects.

Bottleverb

To put into bottles; to inclose in, or as in, a bottle or bottles; to keep or restrain as in a bottle; as, to bottle wine or porter; to bottle up one's wrath.

Nerveverb

To give strength or vigor to; to supply with force; as, fear nerved his arm.

Bottlenoun

glass or plastic vessel; cylindrical with a narrow neck; no handle

Nervenoun

any bundle of nerve fibers running to various organs and tissues of the body

Bottlenoun

the quantity contained in a bottle

Nervenoun

the courage to carry on;

‘he kept fighting on pure spunk’; ‘you haven't got the heart for baseball’;

Bottleverb

store (liquids or gases) in bottles

Nervenoun

impudent aggressiveness;

‘I couldn't believe her boldness’; ‘he had the effrontery to question my honesty’;

Bottleverb

put into bottles;

‘bottle the mineral water’;

Nerveverb

get ready for something difficult or unpleasant

Bottle

A bottle is a narrow-necked container made of an impermeable material (clay, glass, plastic, aluminium etc.) in various shapes and sizes to store and transport liquids (water, milk, beer, wine, ink, cooking oil, medicine, soft drinks, shampoo, and chemicals, etc.) and whose mouth at the bottling line can be sealed with an internal stopper, an external bottle cap, a closure, or a conductive using induction sealing. Some of the earliest bottles appeared in China, Phoenicia, Crete, and Rome.

‘inner seal’;

Nerve

A nerve is an enclosed, cable-like bundle of fibers (called axons) in the peripheral nervous system. A nerve transmits electrical impulses.

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