quiver

Definitions:

  • To quake; tremble; shake tremulously; shudder; shiver.
  • To flutter or be agitated with a tremulous motion.
  • <strong>Synonyms</strong> <em>Quake</em>, etc. See <internalXref urlencoded="shiver">shiver</internalXref>.
  • The act or state of quivering; a tremulous motion; a tremor; a flutter; a shudder; a shiver.
  • Nimble; active; spry.
  • A case for holding arrows or crossbow-bolts.
  • A case or sheath for arrows to be carried on the person.
  • The act or state of quivering; a tremor.
  • Nimble; active.
  • To shake or move with slight and tremulous motion; to tremble; to quake; to shudder; to shiver.
  • To <xref>shake</xref> or <xref>move</xref> with <xref>slight</xref> and <xref>tremulous</xref> <xref>motion</xref>; to <xref>tremble</xref>; to <xref>quake</xref>; to <xref>shudder</xref>; to <xref>shiver</xref>.
  • <xref>Nimble</xref>, <xref>active</xref>.
  • A <xref>container</xref> for <xref>arrows</xref>, <xref>crossbow</xref> <xref>bolts</xref> or <xref>darts</xref>, such as those fired from a <xref>bow</xref>, crossbow or <xref>blowgun</xref>.
  • A ready storage location for figurative tools or weapons.
  • The <xref>collective noun</xref> for <xref>cobras</xref>.
  • Shaking or moving with a slight trembling motion.
  • A <xref>multidigraph</xref>.
  • an almost pleasurable sensation of fright
  • case for holding arrows
  • the act of vibrating
  • shake with fast, tremulous movements
  • a shaky motion
  • move with or as if with a regular alternating motion
  • move back and forth very rapidly
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