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tremulous

adjective

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2 marked by or given to small uncontrollable bodily movements
  • the frail woman extended a tremulous hand in welcome

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“Tremulous.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/tremulous. Accessed 18 May. 2021.

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