Thesaurus > Related Words: quake

  Words related to quake

Related / Similar Words: earthquake, temblor, seism, tremor, quiver, palpitate

 

Definition:
  • shaking and vibration at the surface of the earth resulting from underground movement along a fault plane of from volcanic activity;
  • shake with seismic vibrations; "The earth was quaking";
  • shake with fast, tremulous movements; "His nostrils palpitated";

  •  
    Hyponyms: shock, seismic disturbance, tremor, earth tremor, microseism, seaquake, submarine earthquake

     

    Derivational Morphology: tremor, earthquake, temblor, seism, earth tremor, microseism, shaking, shakiness, trembling, quiver, quivering, vibration, palpitation, quaker, trembler

     

     
      Search Thesaurus

    Search the meaning/definition of over one hundred thousand words!
     
     
      
      Find words starting with:
       
    A
    B
    C
       
    D
    E
    F
       
    G
    H
    I
       
    J
    K
    L
       
    M
    N
    O
       
    P
    Q
    R
       
    S
    T
    U
       
    V
    W
    X
       
    Y
    Z