1. a shaky motion; "the shaking of his fingers as he lit his pipe"
(synonym) shaking, shakiness, quiver, quivering, vibration, palpitation
1. vibrating slightly and irregularly; as e.g. with fear or cold or like the leaves of an aspen in a breeze; "a quaking bog"; "the quaking child asked for more"; "quivering leaves of a poplar tree"; "with shaking knees"; "seemed shaky on her feet"; "sparkling light from the shivering crystals of the chandelier"; "trembling hands"
(synonym) quaking, quivering, shaking, shaky, shivering
1. reflex shaking caused by cold or fear or excitement
(synonym) shiver, shake
(hypernym) reflex, instinctive reflex, innate reflex, inborn reflex, unconditioned reflex, physiological reaction
1. move or jerk quickly and involuntarily up and down or sideways; "His hands were trembling when he signed the document"
(hypernym) shake, agitate
(hyponym) shudder, shiver, throb, thrill
(derivation) shiver, shake