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  Definition of quivering
  1. the act of vibrating
  2. a shaky motion; "the shaking of his fingers as he lit his pipe"
  3. vibrating slightly and irregularly; as e.g. with fear or cold or like the leaves of an aspen in a breeze; "a quaking bog"; "the quaking child asked for more"; "quivering leaves of a poplar tree"; "with shaking knees"; "seemed shaky on her feet"; "sparklin
Similar Words: vibration, quiver, shaking, shakiness, trembling, palpitation, quaking, shaky, shivering

 

Hyponyms: tremor, shudder, tremolo

 

Derivational Morphology: quiver, quake, palpitate, oscillate, vibrate, tremble, shake, didder

 

 
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