quiver Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"quiver" in British English

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quiververb [I]

uk   /ˈkwɪv.ər/  us   //
to ​shakeslightly, often because of ​strongemotion: Lennie's ​bottomlip quivered and ​tearsstarted in his ​eyes.

quivernoun [C]

uk   /ˈkwɪv.ər/  us   //

quiver noun [C] (CONTAINER)

a ​long, ​thincontainer for ​carryingarrows

quiver noun [C] (SHAKE)

a ​slightshake, often because of ​strongemotion: The ​openingbars of the ​musicsent a quiver ofexcitement through the ​crowd.
(Definition of quiver from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"quiver" in American English

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quiververb [I]

 us   /ˈkwɪv·ər/
to ​shakeslightly; tremble : The ​dog quivered with ​fear.
quiver
noun [C]  us   /ˈkwɪv·ər/
A quiver of ​excitementran through the ​crowd.
(Definition of quiver from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “quiver”
in Korean 흔들리다, 떨리다…
in Arabic يَرْتَجِف…
in Malaysian bergetar…
in French frémir…
in Russian дрожать, трястись…
in Chinese (Traditional) (常指因激動而)顫抖,發抖…
in Italian tremolare…
in Turkish titremek, ürpermek…
in Polish drżeć…
in Spanish estremecer(se)…
in Vietnamese rung…
in Portuguese estremecer…
in Thai สั่นเบา ๆ…
in German zittern…
in Catalan tremolar, estremir-se…
in Japanese 小さく震える…
in Chinese (Simplified) (常指因激动而)颤抖,发抖…
in Indonesian bergetar…
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