Tremble

  • 1 tremble — 1. (tran bl ) s. m. Peuplier dont les feuilles tremblent au moindre vent, populus tremula, L. HISTORIQUE    XIIIe s. •   Renart, fet il, li maufez t arde, Que por toi tout le cuer me tremble Aussi comme foille de tremble, Ren. 28530. •   Plus y a …

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  • 2 tremble — [ trɑ̃bl ] n. m. • 1138; bas lat. tremulus « le tremblant » ♦ Peuplier à écorce lisse, à tige droite, dont les feuilles à minces pétioles frissonnent au moindre souffle. « C étaient des trembles. Ils déroulaient des montagnes de feuillages qu… …

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  • 3 tremblé — tremble [ trɑ̃bl ] n. m. • 1138; bas lat. tremulus « le tremblant » ♦ Peuplier à écorce lisse, à tige droite, dont les feuilles à minces pétioles frissonnent au moindre souffle. « C étaient des trembles. Ils déroulaient des montagnes de… …

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  • 4 Tremble — may refer to:* Tremble (song), the debut single from Lou Rhodes first solo album * Tremble dance, a dance performed by receiver honey bees * Tremble (short film), independent short film from Australian filmmakers The Schelle Brothers * Tremble, a …

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  • 5 tremble — (v.) c.1300, shake from fear, cold, etc., from O.Fr. trembler tremble, fear (11c.), from V.L. *tremulare (Cf. It. tremolare, Sp. temblar), from L. tremulus trembling, tremulous, from tremere to tremble, shiver, quake, from PIE *trem to tremble… …

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  • 6 Tremble — Trem ble, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Trembled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Trembling}.] [F. trembler, fr. L. tremulus trembling, tremulous, fr. tremere to shake, tremble; akin to Gr. ?, Lith. trimti. Cf. {Tremulous}, {Tremor}.] 1. To shake involuntarily, as with …

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  • 7 tremble — [trem′bəl] vi. trembled, trembling [ME tremblen < OFr trembler < VL * tremulare < L tremulus, trembling < tremere, to tremble < IE * trem (< base * ter ) > Gr tremein, to tremble] 1. to shake involuntarily from cold, fear,… …

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  • 8 Tremble — Trem ble, n. An involuntary shaking or quivering. [1913 Webster] I am all of a tremble when I think of it. W. Black. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 9 tremblé — tremblé, ée (tran blé, blée) adj. 1°   Écriture tremblée, écriture tracée par une main tremblante.    On le dit aussi d une écriture particulière dont les traits, au lieu d être droits, sont sinueux. Écriture tremblée, ou, substantivement, la… …

    Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • 10 tremble — Tremble. subst. masc. Espece de peuplier dont les feüilles tremblent au moindre vent. Bois de tremble …

    Dictionnaire de l'Académie française

  • 11 tremble — (Del fr. tremblé). m. Impr. Filete ondulado que se usa en tipografía …

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  • 12 tremble — ► VERB 1) shake involuntarily, typically as a result of anxiety, excitement, or frailty. 2) be in a state of extreme apprehension. 3) (of a thing) shake slightly. ► NOUN ▪ a trembling feeling, movement, or sound. DERIVATIVES trembly adjective… …

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  • 13 tremble — index beat (pulsate) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 14 tremble — *shake, quake, quiver, shiver, shudder, quaver, totter, wobble, teeter, shimmy, dither Analogous words: *thrill, electrify: falter, waver (see HESITATE): quail, shrink, wince (see RECOIL) …

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  • 15 tremble — [v] shake, vibrate flutter, have the shakes*, jar, jitter, oscillate, palpitate, quake, quaver, quiver, rock, shiver, shudder, teeter, throb, totter, tremor, wobble; concept 152 Ant. be calm, calm, steady …

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  • 16 Tremble — Populus tremula Feuill …

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  • 17 tremble — v. 1) (d; intr.) to tremble at (to tremble at the thought of going back to work) 2) (D; intr.) to tremble from, with (to tremble from the cold; to tremble with fear) * * * [ tremb(ə)l] with (to tremble from the cold; to tremble with fear) (D;… …

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  • 18 tremble */*/ — UK [ˈtremb(ə)l] / US verb [intransitive] Word forms tremble : present tense I/you/we/they tremble he/she/it trembles present participle trembling past tense trembled past participle trembled 1) a) if your body or part of your body trembles, it… …

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  • 19 tremble — verb ADVERB ▪ badly, violently ▪ uncontrollably ▪ a little, slightly ▪ inside ▪ still …

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  • 20 tremble — [[t]tre̱mb(ə)l[/t]] trembles, trembling, trembled 1) VERB If you tremble, you shake slightly because you are frightened or cold. His mouth became dry, his eyes widened, and he began to tremble all over... [V with n] Gil was white and trembling… …

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