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ˈdʒʌd ərjud·der

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  1. judder, shakeverb

    shake or vibrate rapidly and intensively

    "The old engine was juddering"


  1. juddernoun

    A spasmodic shaking.

  2. juddernoun

    Jerky playback caused by converting between frame rates;

  3. judderverb

    To spasm or shake violently.


  1. judder

    Judder refers to a fast or irregular shaking or vibrating movement, often caused by mechanical faults in a vehicle or other machinery. It can also relate to an unsteady, jittery feeling or action. In cinematic terms, it refers to an unintentional, jerky movement or flickering in the motion of film or a video image. It's commonly used in British English.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of judder in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of judder in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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  • rysten, bævren, bævreDanish
  • RuckelnGerman
  • convulsionar, sacudir, convulsión, zarandear, espasmo, sacudida, estremecer, estremecimientoSpanish
  • تکان دادنPersian
  • kouristus, vavahdella, kouristella, vavahtelu, kouristeluFinnish
  • saccade, spasme, secouer, se contracter, ébranlement, ébranler, secousse, convulsion, convulsionner, clonie, se spasmerFrench
  • scossa, scrollareItalian
  • aalaqqajuppoqKalaallisut, Greenlandic
  • schokkenDutch
  • wstrząsPolish
  • вибрировать, дрожание, вибрация, колебаться, дрожатьRussian

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