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verb as in shake, vibrate


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“He turned pale, trembled to a great degree, was much agitated, and began to cry,” she told the court.

Woods were shredded, the earth trembled and the ground exploded in showers of stone and red-hot metal splinters.

When the queen heard this once again, she trembled and shook with rage.

After that first big quake on Thursday, the earth trembled constantly for almost 24 hours.

Her hand tightened on mine and her head fell back upon my shoulder, but she still trembled and I petted her and comforted her.

He hardly recognised himself, for, the foundations being shaken, all that was built upon them trembled too.

Alone the supreme Self in him looked calmly on, seeming to lessen the part that trembled and knew fear.

The secretary trembled in his every limb; his eyes shunned his master's as his master's had shunned Garnache's awhile ago.

Dorothy put her arm across her shoulder, and spoke in a low voice, meant to be calm, but which trembled with suppressed emotion.

A shudder ran down his spine; there was a sensation of inner cold against his heart; he trembled, but he could not look away.

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On this page you'll find 22 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to trembled, such as: quiver, throb, wobble, shudder, shiver, and flutter.

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