nervy

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Moyes decided to keep faith with John Heitinga despite the error which ensured the previous victory over West Brom was nervier than it should have been, but that faith was spectacularly unrewarded.
Englishman Balshaw looked nervier than most, and continuously cost his side territory with careless kicking.
Talk about Benitez and defen-sive tactics inevitably leads you into the mysterious world of zonal marking, the system blamed for many of the nervier moments of the season so far.
It was tighter than it should have been, nervier than anyone at Anfield would have wanted, and had they not held on for their single-goal victory then the inquests would have been loud and thorough.
HeliftedtheWGC-CA Championship in Miami by four shots two weeks ago but this was far nervier.
Talk about Benitez and defensive tactics inevitably leads you into the mysterious world of zonal marking, the system blamed for many of the nervier moments of the season so far.
Since the September 11 attacks the City has been much nervier about companies with large debts, and credit rating agencies have been much more cautious about assessing company bonds for investors.
But some of us are obviously nervier types and some of us prefer that, perhaps, very traditional and old-fashioned relationship between a performer and his or her audience - the performer performs and the audience sits back and watches.
We have played better than today and not got a result but the longer you go without a win the nervier you get.
He lifted the WGC-CA Championship in Miami by a more comfortable four-shot margin two weeks ago and this was a far nervier affair.