quivering

  • 1 quivering — quivering; un·quivering; …

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  • 2 quivering — index trepidation Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 3 Quivering — Quiver Quiv er, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Quivered} (kw[i^]v [ e]rd); p. pr. & vb. n. {Quivering}.] [Cf. {Quaver}.] To shake or move with slight and tremulous motion; to tremble; to quake; to shudder; to shiver. [1913 Webster] The green leaves quiver… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 quivering — 1. adjective shaking, shivering The quivering mass of jello rocked back and forth incessantly but remained on the plate. 2. noun A motion by which something quivers or trembles. quiverings of the eyelid …

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  • 5 quivering — adj. Quivering is used with these nouns: ↑wreck …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 6 quivering — side to side head movements, a sign of courtship in many male fishes, particularly cichlids. The female may or may not respond by doing the same …

    Dictionary of ichthyology

  • 7 quivering — Synonyms and related words: aflicker, agitated, ague, all shook up, all overish, anxious, apprehensive, aquiver, aspen, bickering, blinking, bumpiness, chattering, chorea, cold shivers, dance, dancing, didder, disquiet, disquietude, dithers,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 8 quivering — (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. shuddering, shivering, shaking, quavering, tremulous, fluttering, trembling, vibrating …

    English dictionary for students

  • 9 quivering — quiv·er || kwɪvÉ™(r) n. shiver, shudder; case for carrying arrows v. shiver, quake, tremble, shudder …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 10 quivering — adj quivery, quavering, quavery, quaver ous, vibrating, trembling, trembly, tremulous, tremulant, shaking, shaky; quaking, quaky, shuddering, shuddery, shivering, shivery; flickering, flickery, fluttering, fluttery, oscillating, oscillatory,… …

    A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • 11 quivering — noun 1. a shaky motion the shaking of his fingers as he lit his pipe • Syn: ↑shaking, ↑shakiness, ↑trembling, ↑quiver, ↑vibration, ↑palpitation • Derivationally related forms …

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  • 12 shaky voice — quivering voice …

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  • 13 shake — vb 1 Shake, tremble, quake, totter, quiver, shiver, shudder, quaver, wobble, teeter, shimmy, dither are comparable when they mean to exhibit vibratory, wavering, or oscillating movement often as an evidence of instability. Shake, the ordinary and …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

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  • 17 Fallacies of definition — refer to the various ways in which definitions can fail to have merit. The term is used to suggest analogy with the logical fallacies. This is a typical sort of list found in texts used in college logic courses. Circularity If one concept is… …

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  • 18 quiver — quiv|er1 [ˈkwıvə US ər] v [Date: 1400 1500; Origin: Probably from quiver [i] active, quick (13 19 centuries), from an unrecorded Old English cwifer] to shake slightly because you are cold, or because you feel very afraid, angry, excited etc =… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 19 quiver — [[t]kwɪ̱və(r)[/t]] quivers, quivering, quivered 1) VERB If something quivers, it shakes with very small movements. Her bottom lip quivered and big tears rolled down her cheeks. Syn: tremble 2) VERB If you say that someone or their voice is… …

    English dictionary

  • 20 κλαδαρά — κλαδαρός quivering neut nom/voc/acc pl κλαδαρά̱ , κλαδαρός quivering fem nom/voc/acc dual κλαδαρά̱ , κλαδαρός quivering fem nom/voc sg (attic doric aeolic) …

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