trem·​bly | \ ˈtrem-b(ə-)lē How to pronounce trembly (audio) \

Definition of trembly

: marked by trembling : tremulous

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Examples of trembly in a Sentence

the inexperienced lecturer tried to control her trembly hands as she walked onstage
Recent Examples on the Web That week’s host, Emily Blunt, did the trembly voice-over. Michael Schulman, The New Yorker, "The Otherworldly Comedy of Julio Torres," 21 Dec. 2020

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First Known Use of trembly

1848, in the meaning defined above

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8 Jan 2021

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“Trembly.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 2 Mar. 2021.

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