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Through the ravine runs a brook; the tiny pebbles at its bottom are all aquiver through its clear eddies.
DREAM TALES AND PROSE POEMSIVAN TURGENEV
Her situation had been developing beyond anything she had ever dreamed of; she was aquiver as to what might happen next.
CHILDREN OF THE WHIRLWINDLEROY SCOTT
It needs, on the Cetonia's abdomen, a yielding support which the bites of the new-born larva will not set aquiver.
MORE HUNTING WASPSJ. HENRI FABRE
She drew herself up and seemed frightened; her intent gaze was all aquiver, all aglow with expectation.
A SPORTSMAN'S SKETCHESIVAN TURGENEV
Susan was staring at me, wide-eyed, her face aquiver with excitement; two deep spots of color flaming on her thin cheeks.
THE BOOK OF SUSANLEE WILSON DODD
Her hands shook, and a cold, fine shiver ran down her back, setting her skin aquiver.
MOTHERMAKSIM GORKY
Old Wigmore got to his feet, his gray beard aquiver with anger.
RAYTON: A BACKWOODS MYSTERYTHEODORE GOODRIDGE ROBERTS
She stood tense as a pointer, every hair of her long white coat bristlingly aquiver.
THE PROMISEJAMES B. HENDRYX
Her nerves aquiver, Jane waited until he was out of the store and then stepped briskly to the place where he had stood.
THE APARTMENT NEXT DOORWILLIAM ANDREW JOHNSTON
Sleigh-bells fairly leaped out of the quiet, and Roger jumped and gulped, aquiver with excitement.
WHEN THE YULE LOG BURNSLEONA DALRYMPLE
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WORDS RELATED TO AQUIVER

  • aquiver
  • palpitating
  • quaky
  • quavering
  • quivering
  • quivery
  • shaky
  • shivering
  • shivery
  • trembling
  • tremulant
  • wobbly
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