Part of speech:
A fragment or splinter of something broken, as glass
A disease of cattle and sheep caused by a poisonous, oily alcohol contained in certain plants, as white snakeroot, and characterized by muscular tremors and a stumbling gait: communicated to humans as milk sickness
To become affected by convulsions; shake.
A movement that shakes.
An abnormal awareness of the beating of the heart.
To give off (light or sound) by vibration
To shake hands:
A disturbance, oscillation, or vibration, either of a medium and moving through that medium (such as water and sound waves), or of some quantity with different values at different points in space, moving through space (such as electromagnetic waves or a quantum mechanical wave described by the wave function).
To shape or break by repeated blows; forge:
To cause to move in quick, irregular motions
(Sports) To press (a weight) overhead from shoulder height in a quick motion.
To beat rapidly or flutter
To shiver or shudder, as with cold or from strong emotion.
(Archaic) To animate; invigorate
To undergo a spasm
A quiet state or condition; calmness, stillness, inactivity, freedom from noise, etc.
To speak in a quivering voice; utter a quivering sound.
To utter or say with a twitter:
A vibration; tremor; quiver
A repetitive, rapid, sudden muscular movement or vocalization, usually experienced as involuntary or semivoluntary.
The definition of a tremor is a shake, tremble or shiver, or a feeling of excitement.
(Informal) Action of spotting or seeking out a bird, especially a rare one.
The definition of frisson is a sudden shiver of excitement or fear.
A sensation of coldness, often accompanied by shivering and pallor of the skin.
To move with a quick, light, wavering motion
To move quickly from one condition or location to another
To expand and contract rhythmically:
To swing or sway to and fro; flutter
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