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verb as in quiver

verb as in shudder

verb as in tremble


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Example Sentences

How big the jitter is, and thus whether it can be detected, ultimately depends on the type of gravitational wave hitting the detector.

It took a few moments to steady her jittering thoughts enough to gain a more definite impression than that.

Even as he stood there, outwardly calm but jittering internally, the Martian riders pulled up ten feet from the Earthmen.

Don Loris, jittering, displayed a sort of professional conversational charm.

Josip's hands were jittering so he jammed them into his pockets.

Don Loris, jittering, shivered next to Hoddan's grandfather.

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On this page you'll find 110 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to jittering, such as: convulse, cower, fluctuate, jar, jitter, and move.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.