Noun(1) an almost pleasurable sensation of fright(2) a shaky motion(3) case for holding arrows(4) the act of vibrating
Verb(1) shake with fast, tremulous movements(2) move back and forth very rapidly(3) move with or as if with a regular alternating motion
(1) In the center was an enormous longbow with a quiver of arrows beside it on its own peg.(2) Meredith felt a quiver of fear(3) No need to bring your own surfboard; the Cascade travels with a diverse quiver of more than 60 boards.(4) He ignored the slight quiver in his voice; after all, these English rooms echoed so oddly.(5) The only indication was the slight quiver of his upper lip as his eyes bore into James.(6) he had created a whole new quiver of boards specifically for Hawaii(7) You are instantly transported into an enchanting vista of cool water-filled ponds that quiver and shimmer with shadows that change with the time of day.(8) Some of the images here caused even this reviewer to quiver a jaded eyebrow.(9) He carried a longbow and a quiver of arrows and a sword-belt was at his side, although no sword was visible.(10) Around the archer's waist and legs were 15 arrowheads, suggesting that a quiver of hafted arrows had been scattered over his lower body and legs, but the bow had long since rotted away.(11) These include the bow and the basic accessories hunters need, such as a sight, quiver and arrow rest.(12) There's just something in that voice, that slight quiver that lets you know he isn't hiding behind anything.(13) That quiver idea sounds so simple and good: have a board for several ranges of wave size and conditions.(14) She said, louder this time, and with a quiver in her voice.(15) He tried to keep his tone matter-of-fact and business-like, but he couldn't completely hide the quiver of emotion as he spoke of leaving her.(16) Her hands trembled, a fine quiver that rippled through her body.
1. tremor ::
3. shudder ::
4. vibration ::
5. tremble ::
6. flutter ::
7. quake ::
8. beat ::
quiver, quivered, quivering, quivers, quivery
Word Example from TV Shows
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Yes. I play the word "QUIVER"...
The Big Bang Theory Season 6, Episode 6
Really? I didn't see you draw one
from your QUIVER.
The Big Bang Theory Season 4, Episode 20
...I've got a dozen condoms in my QUIVER.
The Big Bang Theory Season 1, Episode 6
You have one arrow
in your QUIVER,
The Big Bang Theory Season 7, Episode 6
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