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shudder

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of shudder

  1. an instance of shaking involuntarily with fear or cold <a shudder ran through him as he stepped outside into the snow> Synonyms quiver, shiver, trembleRelated Words agitation, convulsing, jolt, quake, shake, tremor, vibration, wobble (also wabble); fluctuation, flutter, oscillation, wave; beat, palpitation, pulsation, pulse, throb




shudder

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of shudder

  1. to make a series of small irregular or violent movements <huddled in the basement, we shuddered with fear as we heard the approaching tornado> Synonyms agitate, bucket, convulse, jerk, jiggle, joggle, jolt, jounce, judder [chiefly British], quake, quiver, shake, vibrate, wobble (also wabble)Related Words rock, sway, swing; chatter, quaver, shiver, thrill, tremble; twitch; dodder, waver; flicker, fluctuate, flutter, oscillate, undulate, wave; beat, palpitate, pit-a-pat, pitter-patter, pulsate, pulse, throb




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