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English definition of “quake”


verb [I]  /kweɪk/ us  

quake verb [I] (SHAKE)

to shake, esp. because you are frightened: He quaked with fear at the thought.


noun [C]  /kweɪk/ us  

quake noun [C] (EARTH MOVEMENT)

short form ofearthquake
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