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shiver


shiver

noun

Definition of SHIVER

1
an instance of shaking involuntarily with fear or cold <the prisoner experienced a sudden shiver when confronted with the sight of the dark basement>
2
shivers pl  a sense of panic or extreme nervousness <looking down from the window ledge sent shivers up my spine>

February 28, 2015
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To speak pompously or dogmatically
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