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Chinese (Traditional) translation of “tremor”

tremor

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈtrem.ər/ US  //
a slight shaking movement in a person's body, especially because of nervousness or excitement
(尤指因緊張或興奮)顫抖,發抖
The disease mostly affects people over 50, causing paralysis and uncontrollable tremors.
這種病主要發生在年過50的人身上,能引起癱瘓和難以自製的顫抖。
There was a slight tremor in her voice.
她的聲音微微發顫。
figurative A tremor of excitement went through the audience as he came on stage.
他走上舞臺時,觀眾興奮得出現了一陣騷動。
Making short, sudden movements
a slight earthquake
輕微地震,小地震
The tremor was centered just south of San Francisco and was felt as far as 200 miles away.
這次小震震央就在三藩市南部,200英里以外的地方都有震感。
Earthquakes and volcanic eruptions
(Definition of tremor from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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