aquiver


aquiv·er

adjective \ə-ˈkwi-vər\

: shaking or trembling because of strong emotion : quivering

Full Definition of AQUIVER

:  marked by trembling or quivering <all aquiver with excitement>

Examples of AQUIVER

  1. He was all aquiver with excitement.
  2. <a puppy aquiver with anticipation as his owner held out a treat>

First Known Use of AQUIVER

1864

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