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English definition of “shiver”


verb [I]  /ˈʃɪv·ər/ us  
(esp. of a person or animal) to shake slightly and quickly because of feeling cold, ill, or frightened: Your creepy look makes me shiver. Robbins shivered in the chill air.
noun [C]  /ˈʃɪv·ər/ us  
"The temperature is down to 12 degrees," she said with a shiver.
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