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English definition of “shudder”


noun [C]    /ˈʃʌd·ər/
a sudden and brief shaking movement of the body , esp . because of an unpleasant emotion : When the car flipped over, a shudder went through the crowd watching the race . Just thinking about that film sends shudders down my spine .
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