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trem·bling

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Princeton's WordNet

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

    a shaky motion

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

  2. shaky, shivering, tremblingadjective

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

    "a 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"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Trembling

    of Tremble

  2. Tremblingadjective

    shaking; tottering; quivering

How to pronounce trembling?

  1. Alex
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    Daniel
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    Karen
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    Veena
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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of trembling in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of trembling in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of trembling in a Sentence

  1. Virginia:

    If we didn't live venturously, plucking the wild goat by the beard, and trembling over precipices, we should never be depressed, I've no doubt but already should be faded, fatalistic and aged.

  2. Letitia Elizabeth Landon:

    There is a steep and lofty wall, Where my warders trembling stand, He who at speed shall ride round its height, For him shall be my hand.

  3. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    If you do not feel the bitter cold inside you when you look at the poor trembling out of cold, it means you are lack of compassion; in other words, you are lack of everything!

  4. Christina Rossetti:

    Hope is like a hairball trembling from its birth...

  5. Aberjhani:

    Like a Passover Poet gliding from house to house and from trembling soul to trembling soul the wind scribbled sonnets of first time love and weeping haikus of last hours on earth.

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