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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - In a manner characterized by trembling ; In an insecure manner.

Usage examples (36)
  • `I--I'm going to make you a cup of tea', she explained shakily
  • This theory is rather shakily supported by some obscure data
  • Adjective, : a shaky bridge. ,His loyalty, always shaky, was now nonexistent
  • "Aunt Bl-" "Coming, Andrew," she called shakily as she fumbled to raise the strap of her leotard. for more
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