shaky


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Synonyms for shaky

inclined to shake as from weakness or defect

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vibrating slightly and irregularly

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not secure

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All he did was to sign the circulars with his flourish and signature, and direct them in a shaky, clerklike hand.
Only don't change anything, leave everything as it is," he said in a shaky voice.
I couldn't iron for sour apples now, I'm that shaky.
Fitted with painful tightness into an old wooden arm-chair, before a worm- eaten oak table in an upstairs room of a four-roomed cottage with a roof of moss-grown tiles, Michaelis was writing night and day in a shaky, slanting hand that "Autobiography of a Prisoner" which was to be like a book of Revelation in the history of mankind.
In reality he was simply overtaxing his returning strength in a shaky attempt to clip off the thick growth of his red beard.
You're one of the Patriarchs; you're a shaky old card; and you can't be in love with this Lizzie?
She appeared to be dazzled by the sudden blaze of light, and after dropping a curtsey, she stood blinking at us with her bleared eyes and fumbling in her pocket with nervous, shaky fingers.
McMurdo had laid down the paper, and was lighting his pipe with a hand which was shaky from the excesses of the previous evening, when there was a knock outside, and his landlady brought to him a note which had just been handed in by a lad.
Once get a giant shaky on his legs, and the public care no more about him than they do for a dead cabbage stalk.
One of Redcar's most recognisable figures, Shaky is always quick to flash a smile or do an impression of his favourite rock n' rollers, Shakin' Stevens or "The King" himself, Elvis Presley.
Since the Arab Spring overthrow of its long-time dictator Muammar Gaddafi in 2011, Libya has been torn apart by warring factions vying for control of a shaky interim government.
For people who suffer from shaky hands and are looking for an essential tremor treatment, they may find the relief they are looking for from the all-natural supplement.
A QUARTER of children have such a shaky knowledge of fish that they think haddock is the name of a Premier League footballer, research by Asda reveals.
Global Banking News-December 23, 2014--Bank of England says confidence in banking system still shaky
I THOUGHT Jak Alnwick looked a bit shaky, not knowing when to come and when to stay.