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Verb
Shake or quiver slightly
“The entire world seemed to tremble beneath his feet from the sheer magnitude of the howl, more powerful than a thousand lions' roars.”
Verb
Shake involuntarily, typically as a result of anxiety, excitement, or frailty
“She began to tremble slightly in anticipation.”
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Be in a state of extreme apprehension
“It made him tremble to think that the people may be allowed to make this decision.”
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To flutter or wave around
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To shake or tremble as one moves, especially as of old age or childhood
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To suddenly spring or flinch back in fear, horror, or disgust
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To beat strongly or rapidly, especially of the heart
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(of one's voice) To speak haltingly
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Be undecided between two opinions or courses of action
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Give or cause to give a short, sudden jerking or convulsive movement
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Anticipate with great apprehension or fear
Noun
A trembling feeling, movement, or sound
“And yet what I hear is so remote, a tremble displaced in time, so indifferent, its spent passion whizzing above my immobile frame.”
Noun
A slight trembling movement or sound, sometimes figuratively
Noun
Nervous restlessness
Noun
A state of nervous excitement or confusion
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