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English adjective: trembling

1. trembling vibrating slightly and irregularly; as e.g. with fear or cold or like the leaves of an aspen in a breeze

SamplesA quaking bog.
The quaking child asked for more.
Quivering leaves of a poplar tree.
With shaking knees.
Seemed shaky on her feet.
Sparkling light from the shivering crystals of the chandelier.
Trembling hands.

Synonymsshaky, shivering



English noun: trembling

1. trembling (state) a shaky motion

SamplesThe shaking of his fingers as he lit his pipe.

Synonymspalpitation, quiver, quivering, shakiness, shaking, vibration

Broader (hypernym)motion

Narrower (hyponym)tremolo, tremor

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