What does quivering mean?

Definitions for quivering
quiv·er·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. shaking, shakiness, trembling, quiver, quivering, vibration, palpitationnoun

    a shaky motion

    "the shaking of his fingers as he lit his pipe"

  2. vibration, quiver, quiveringnoun

    the act of vibrating

Wiktionary

  1. quiveringnoun

    A motion by which something quivers or trembles.

    quiverings of the eyelid

  2. quiveringadjective

    shaking, shivering

    The quivering mass of jello rocked back and forth incessantly but remained on the plate.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Quivering

    of Quiver

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of quivering in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of quivering in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of quivering in a Sentence

  1. Ramana Pemmaraju:

    Ah! What have you done to yourself my love, asked he. Don't dare to ask! For its your absence that resulted in such despair, said she. Is there any way, I can end this pain and anguish, asked he. Yes, my dear! Seal my lips with no delay, said she with quivering voice. So as you please, my love, followed he.

  2. Ramana Pemmaraju:

    Ah! What have you done to yourself my love, asked he. Don't dare to ask! For its your absence that resulted in such despair, said she. Is there any way, I can end this pain and anguish, asked he. Yes, my dear! Seal my lips with no delay, whispered she with quivering voice. So as you please, my love, followed he.”

  3. George Sand:

    Try to keep your soul young and quivering right up to old age, and to imagine right up to the brink of death that life is only beginning. I think that is the only way to keep adding to one's talent, to one's affections, and one's inner happiness.

  4. Tim Richards:

    It's the closest thing we have to a real life dragon, it was essentially just a skull with a long neck, bolted on a pair of long wings. This thing would have been quite savage. It would have cast a great shadow over some quivering little dinosaur that wouldn't have heard it until it was too late.

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