quiveringly
adverb see quiver II

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Quiveringly — Quiv er*ing*ly (kw[i^]v [ e]r*[i^]ng*l[y^]), adv. With quivering motion. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • quiveringly — adverb While quivering, or as if quivering He stepped quiveringly forward …   Wiktionary

  • quiveringly — See quiver1. * * * …   Universalium

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

  • quiveringly — quiv·er·ing·ly …   English syllables

  • quiveringly — adverb : in a quivering manner …   Useful english dictionary

  • quiver — I. noun Etymology: Middle English, from Anglo French quivre, of Germanic origin; akin to Old English cocer quiver, Old High German kohhari Date: 14th century 1. a case for carrying or holding arrows 2. the arrows in a quiver II. intransitive verb …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • quivery — See quiveringly. * * * …   Universalium

  • quiver — quiver1 quiverer, n. quiveringly, adv. quivery, adj. /kwiv euhr/, v.t., v.i. 1. to shake with a slight but rapid motion; vibrate tremulously; tremble. n. 2. the act or state of quivering; a tremble or tremor. [1480 90; orig. uncert.; cf. MD… …   Universalium

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