aquiver
[ uh-kwiv-er ]
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Part of Speech adjective
Origin + Etymology
1880; English from a- (1) + quiver (verb).
Synonyms
  • excited
  • quaky
  • shaking
Antonyms
  • steady
  • calm
Definition
in a state of trepidation or vibrant agitation; trembling; quivering
Example
The young actress was aquiver with fright before going on stage for the first time.
Usage Over Time

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