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English definition of “shiver”


verb [I]    /ˈʃɪv·ər/
( 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 . shiver    /ˈʃɪv·ər/ noun [C] "The temperature is down to 12 degrees ," she said with a shiver.
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