aquiver

adjective
aquiv·​er | \ ə-ˈkwi-vər How to pronounce aquiver (audio) \

Definition of aquiver

: marked by trembling or quivering

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Examples of aquiver in a Sentence

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

First Known Use of aquiver

1864, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of aquiver was in 1864

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“Aquiver.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/aquiver. Accessed 18 January 2020.

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aquiver

adjective
How to pronounce aquiver (audio)

English Language Learners Definition of aquiver

: shaking or trembling because of strong emotion : quivering

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