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  Definition of Shudder
  1. an involuntary vibration (as if from illness or fear)
  2. an almost pleasurable sensation of fright; "a frisson of surprise shot through him"
  3. shake, as from cold; "The children are shivering--turn on the heat!"
  4. tremble convulsively, as from fear or excitement
Similar Words: tremor, frisson, shiver, chill, quiver, thrill, tingle, throb

 

Derivational Morphology: shiver, throb, thrill, tingle, prickle, exhilarate, inebriate, exalt, beatify, tickle, vibrate, tremor, tremble, shake, chill, shivering, frisson, quiver

 

 
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