Shiveringly \Shiv"er*ing*ly\, adv. In a shivering manner. [1913 Webster]

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  • shiveringly — adjective a) In a shivering manner. I shiveringly walked into the cold graveyard at night. b) In a frightened manner …   Wiktionary

  • shiveringly — adv. tremblingly, quakingly …   English contemporary dictionary

  • shiveringly — shiv·er·ing·ly …   English syllables

  • shiveringly — adverb : in a shivering manner * * * shivˈeringly adverb • • • Main Entry: ↑shiver …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Lockwood (Wuthering Heights) — Mr Lockwood, whose first name we are not given, is one of two narrators in Emily Brontë s Wuthering Heights, the other being Nelly Dean. He is an effete English gentleman who arrives on the Yorkshire moors for a retreat from city life, and spends …   Wikipedia

  • quakingly — adj. tremblingly, while shuddering, shiveringly …   English contemporary dictionary

  • quiveringly — adv. shiveringly, shakingly, tremblingly, quakingly …   English contemporary dictionary

  • shiver — shiver1 verb shake slightly and uncontrollably as a result of being cold, frightened, or excited. noun a momentary trembling movement. ↘(the shivers) a spell or attack of shivering. Derivatives shiverer noun shivering adjective shiveringly adverb …   English new terms dictionary

  • wintry — adj 1. hibernal, hiemal, brumal; cold, freezing, frigid, ice cold, shiveringly cold; icy, frosty, snowy; arctic, glacial, hyperboreal, Siberian; inclement, stormy, blizzardly, windy; bitter, nippy, sharp, piercing, biting, cutting, brisk; severe …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

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