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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An involuntary vibration (as if from illness or fear); An almost pleasurable sensation of fright v. - Shake, as from cold; Tremble convulsively, as from fear or excitement.

Usage examples (39)
  • Adjective : a shuddering plunge of the ship
  • It made her heart stop in her chest and her breath come in short shuddering gasps.
  • Zogar sent another call shuddering through the night, and it was utterly unlike the first cry.
  • Atop him, the hell-hound was still breathing in short, shuddering gasps despite the gaping wound in its torso. for more
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