Tremble

Definitions of "Tremble"

To shake involuntarily, as from excitement or anger; quake. synonym: shake. intransitive verb

To feel fear or anxiety. intransitive verb

To vibrate or quiver. intransitive verb

The act or state of trembling. noun

A convulsive fit of shaking. Used with the. noun

Poisoning of domestic animals, especially cattle and sheep, caused by eating white snakeroot or the composite plant Isocoma pluriflora of the southwest United States and northern Mexico, and characterized by muscular tremors and weakening. noun

Any of several other animal diseases characterized by trembling, such as louping ill. noun

The act or state of trembling; an involuntary quivering or shivering as from cold or fear. noun

plural A form of disease or diseased condition in man or animals, characterized by continued trembling or tremulousness; specifically, in some parts of the United States, a disease of domestic animals, under peculiar local conditions, affecting the quality of the milk and flesh, and known as milk-sickness when communicated through these to human beings. See milk-sickness. noun

To be affected with slight, quick, and continued vibratory movements; be moved in a quivering manner by some external force.

To be affected with involuntary muscular agitation; be agitated convulsively from either a physical or a moral cause; be in a tremor; quake; shake: as, to tremble with fatigue; his hand trembled from excitement.

The word "Tremble" in example sentences

The word tremble is commonly looked upon as denoting a good effect of faith; but here it may rather be taken as a bad effect, when applied to the faith of devils. Commentary on the Whole Bible Volume VI (Acts to Revelation)

The atom bomb and the bacterial bomb, wielded by the wicked communist or the wicked capitalist as the case may be, make Washington and the Kremlin tremble, and drive men further along the road toward the abyss. Bertrand Russell - Nobel Lecture

He ran so fast that he thought he felt the mountain tremble beneath him. The Miracles of Antichrist: A Novel

:: a loud tremble comes from the north as the ground rumbles and shakes, over the horizon a stegosaurus with dub riding on its back appear; dub tips his sombrero:: howdy, fags. PRO LIFERS PROTEST ‘HORTON HEARS A WHO’

10 They shall walk after the Lord: he shall roar like a lion: when he shall roar, then the children shall tremble from the west. Commentary on the Whole Bible Volume IV (Isaiah to Malachi)

He spoke very quietly, but the deep register of his voice was such that Quinn felt every word tremble the air around him. Harbinger

He spoke very quietly, but the deep register of his voice was such that Quinn felt every word tremble the air around him. Harbinger

What gars a hand that can grip a broadsword tremble like a woman's? Tales from Many Sources Vol. V

What gars a hand that can grip a broadsword tremble like a woman's? Lob Lie-by-the-Fire: or The Luck of Lingborough

Brethren, it is a solemn obligation, which may well make us tremble, that is laid on us in these words, 'As I have loved you.' Expositions of Holy Scripture: St. John Chaps. XV to XXI

Christian church, and here it was the triumph of the Jewish church, that Jehovah was their King; and hence it is inferred, Let the people tremble, that is, 1. Commentary on the Whole Bible Volume III (Job to Song of Solomon)

Forced to choose between describing the movement of leaves or the state of his main character, he flippantly uses the same word for both: they each "tremble" on a cold day. Two Or Three Things I Know About Her

Forced to choose between describing the movement of leaves or the state of his main character, he flippantly uses the same word for both: they each "tremble" on a cold day. Archive 2008-08-01

Well, of course grandpa gave up to him the sayin 'of grace, and Uncle Lemuel said it in a voice that made the dishes kind of tremble, just like low thunder, and we all looked down, except me. Mitch Miller

There was a kind of tremble in her voice as she spoke, for she felt a strange mixture of desire and reluctance for this journey. A Canadian Heroine, Volume 2 A Novel

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