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shaking

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of shaking

  1. marked by or given to small uncontrollable bodily movements suffered a shaking chill during his bout with the flu Synonyms of shaking aquiver, atremble, quaking, quavery, quivering, shaky, shuddering, shuddery, tottering, tottery, trembling, trembly, tremulous, wobbling (also wabbling), wobbly (also wabbly)Words Related to shaking convulsive; shivering, shivery; rocky, staggery, unstable, unsteady, wavering, wavery; palpitating, pulsating, throbbingNear Antonyms of shaking controlled, firm, settled, stable, steady


shaking

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of shaking

  1. 1 a series of slight movements by a body back and forth or from side to side gave the bottle of salad dressing a good shaking Synonyms of shaking jiggling, oscillation, quivering, vibration, shivering, shuddering, trembling, twitchingWords Related to shaking juddering [chiefly British], quaking, rocking; jiggle, palpitation, quiver, shake, shiver, shudder, tremble, tremor, twitch

  2. 2 the act or a means of getting or keeping away from something undesirable condemned the government's shaking of its overseas responsibilities Synonyms of shaking avoidance, cop-out, dodging, ducking, eluding, elusion, eschewal, eschewing, evasion, out, escape, shunningWords Related to shaking bypassing, circumvention, runaround, sidestepping, skirting; averting, deflection, obviation, precluding, preventionNear Antonyms of shaking abidance, endurance, submission, toleration



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