HyperDic: shaking

English > 2 senses of the word shaking:
NOUNactshakingthe act of causing something to move up and down (or back and forth) with quick movements
stateshaking, shakiness, trembling, quiver, quivering, vibration, palpitationa shaky motion
shaking > pronunciation
Soundsshey'kihng
Rhymesabducting ... zoning: 2044 rhymes with ihng...
English > shaking: 2 senses > noun 1, act
MeaningThe act of causing something to move up and down (or back and forth) with quick movements.
Narrowerjoggle, jiggleA slight irregular shaking motion
BroaderagitationThe act of agitating something
Spanishsacudida
Catalansacsejada
Verbsshakemove or cause to move back and forth
English > shaking: 2 senses > noun 2, state
MeaningA shaky motion.
Example"the shaking of his fingers as he lit his pipe"
Synonymsshakiness, trembling, quiver, quivering, vibration, palpitation
Narrowertremolo(music) a tremulous effect produced by rapid repetition of a single tone or rapid alternation of two tones
tremorshaking or trembling (usually resulting from weakness or stress or disease)
BroadermotionA state of change
Spanishcimbreo, palpitación, temblor, trepidación, vibración
Catalanestremiment, tremolor, vibració
Verbsshakemove with or as if with a tremor / tremor

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