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  Words related to quiver

Related / Similar Words: vibration, quivering, frisson, shiver, chill, shudder, thrill, tingle, shaking, shakiness, trembling, palpitation, flicker, waver, flitter, flutter, pulsate, beat, quake, palpitate

 

Definition:
  • the act of vibrating;
  • case for holding arrows;
  • an almost pleasurable sensation of fright; "a frisson of surprise shot through him";
  • a shaky motion; "the shaking of his fingers as he lit his pipe";
  • move back and forth very rapidly; "the candle flickered";
  • move with or as if with a regular alternating motion; "the city pulsated with music and excitement";
  • shake with fast, tremulous movements; "His nostrils palpitated";

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    Hyponyms: tremor, shudder, tremolo

     

    Grouped Verbs: pulsate, throb, pulse

     

    Derivational Morphology: quake, palpitate, oscillate, vibrate, tingle, prickle, exhilarate, inebriate, thrill, exalt, beatify, tickle, shudder, shiver, throb, tremble, shake, didder, waver, flutter, flicker, flap, flapping, fluttering, shaking, shakiness, trembling, quivering, vibration, palpitation, quaker, trembler

     

    Language Translations:
    Danish: kogger   Finnish: väristä  
    French: carquois   German: Köcher  
    Hungarian: tegez   Italian: faretra  
    Japanese: 揺らめく   Latin: pharetra  
    Lithuanian: strėlinė   Polish: kołczan  
    Russian: колчан   Serbian: tobolac  
    Spanish: aljaba  
     
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