Translation of "tremor" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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tremornoun [ C ]

uk /ˈtrem.ər/ us /ˈtrem.ɚ/

a slight shaking movement in a person's body, especially because of nervousness or excitement

The disease mostly affects people over 50, causing paralysis and uncontrollable tremors. 这种病主要发生在年过50的人身上,能引起瘫痪和难以自制的颤抖。
There was a slight tremor in her voice. 她的声音微微发颤。
figurative A tremor of excitement went through the audience as he came on stage. 他走上舞台时,观众兴奋得出现了一阵骚动。

a slight earthquake

The tremor was felt as far as 200 miles away. 这次小震的震中就在旧金山南部,200英里以外的地方都有震感。

(Translation of “tremor” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)