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have some nerve

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Definition


To do something without concern for the consequences. To do something socially unacceptable.

Context : Social Life
Category: Idiom
Semantic: ball, bold, no shame

Usage of “have some nerve”

  1. She has some nerve to ask me for more money after failing to pay back the first loan.

Examples of idiom “have some nerve” from Twitter
  • Default avatar for Twitter user 'elsachristine'
    elsachristine:

    I hate uncoordinated meeting. This agency really has some nerve to come unprepared like this.

  • Default avatar for Twitter user 'tiffydu'
    tiffydu:

    Adam has some nerve!

  • Default avatar for Twitter user 'DesCritty'
    DesCritty:

    some people really have some nerve

  • Default avatar for Twitter user 'HideakiHatta'
    HideakiHatta:

    They must have some nerve to carry 9kg o drug in china ...

  • Default avatar for Twitter user 'CorinneElysia'
    CorinneElysia:

    @KimKardashian wow people have some nerve. That's kind of ummm psycho.

  • Default avatar for Twitter user 'getitdarling'
    getitdarling:

    People have some nerve to do the things they do.