aquiver

adjective aquiv·er \ ə-ˈkwi-vər \

Definition of aquiver

: marked by trembling or quivering

Examples of aquiver in a Sentence

  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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AQUIVER Defined for English Language Learners

aquiver

Definition of aquiver for English Language Learners

  • : shaking or trembling because of strong emotion : quivering



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