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shaky

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of shaky

  1. 1 marked by or given to small uncontrollable bodily movements the old man's hands were so shaky that I was afraid he'd drop the glass Synonyms of shaky aquiver, atremble, quaking, quavery, quivering, shaking, shuddering, shuddery, tottering, tottery, trembling, trembly, tremulous, wobbling (also wabbling), wobbly (also wabbly) Words Related to shaky convulsive; shivering, shivery; rocky, staggery, unstable, unsteady, wavering, wavery; palpitating, pulsating, throbbing Near Antonyms of shaky controlled, firm, settled, stable, steady

  2. 2 giving good reason for being doubted, questioned, or challenged results that were arrived at using some shaky experimental procedures Synonyms of shaky debatable, disputable, dodgy [chiefly British], doubtable, dubious, dubitable, equivocal, fishy, problematic (also problematical), queer, questionable, shady, doubtful, suspect, suspiciousWords Related to shaky alleged, so-called, supposed; moot; ambiguous, open, unclear; uncertain, undecided, undetermined; far-fetched, flimsy, improbable, unlikely, weakNear Antonyms of shaky decisive, definitive; clear, obvious, open-and-shut, positiveAntonyms of shaky certain, hands-down, incontestable, indisputable, indubitable, questionless, sure, undeniable, undoubted, unproblematic, unquestionable



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