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quivers

noun
plural of quiver

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(Entry 1 of 2)

an instance of shaking involuntarily with fear or cold
  • a quiver ran through the audience when the monster cornered the movie's hero

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quivers

verb
present tense third-person singular of quiver

Synonyms of quivers (Entry 2 of 2)

to make a series of small irregular or violent movements
  • aspen leaves quivering in the breeze

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“Quivers.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/quivers. Accessed 4 Aug. 2021.

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