quake verb Meaning in the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo

Meaning of “quake” - Learner’s Dictionary

quake

verb [I]     /kweɪk/
to shake because you are frightenedShaking, swinging and vibratingAfraid
Translations of “quake”
in Arabic يَرتَعِش…
in Korean (놀라 몸을)떨다…
in Malaysian menggeletar, bergegar…
in French trembler…
in Turkish korkudan zangır zangır/tir tir titremek…
in Italian tremare…
in Chinese (Traditional) 顫抖,哆嗦…
in Russian трястись, дрожать…
in Polish drżeć…
in Vietnamese run sợ, động đất…
in Spanish temblar, estremecerse…
in Portuguese tremer…
in Thai สั่นกลัว, สั่นไหว…
in German zittern, beben…
in Catalan tremolar…
in Japanese (恐怖で)震える, おののく…
in Indonesian gemetar, bergetar…
in Chinese (Simplified) 颤抖,哆嗦…
(Definition of quake verb from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

More Learner's Dictionary definitions for “quake”

Word of the Day

hipster

someone who is very influenced by the most recent ideas and fashions

Word of the Day

Chest pains and palpitations: talking about illness (2)
Chest pains and palpitations: talking about illness (2)
by Liz Walter,
February 03, 2016
My previous post (My leg hurts: Talking about illness (1)) presented some general vocabulary to use at the doctor’s. This one looks at some more specific areas of illness and explains some useful words and phrases that you may need to use or understand on a visit to the doctor’s. There are several

Read More 

awesomesauce noun
awesomesauce noun
February 01, 2016
slang the state of being extremely good or enjoyable or something or someone that is extremely good or enjoyable Recovering from the awesomesauce of another fab #Vidcon!!

Read More