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Synonyms for shiver

the shivers


Synonyms for shiver

to move to and fro in short, jerky movements

a nervous shaking of the body

a state of nervous restlessness or agitation

to crack or split into two or more fragments by means of or as a result of force, a blow, or strain

Synonyms for shiver

an almost pleasurable sensation of fright

tremble convulsively, as from fear or excitement

Related Words

shake, as from cold

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Some of the short stories in Shiver have a Twilight Zone-esque quality, but in general, Ito is less concerned about delivering twists and sending a message than he is about providing good, solid scares and discomfort.
Black Shivers "Why couldn't you have written about unicorns and rainbows?
Saunders and Shiver are currently implementing the new transition assistance program across AFRC and are standing up the new AFRC TAP hub at Robins M partnership with the active-duty Airman and Family Readiness Center.
Red kite enthusiast Mick Render, who lives in Washington, has been making regular trips over the last three years to Causey to monitor Shiver and T2.
It's the first engine built by Aprilia after its late 2004 takeover from the Piaggio Group, and introduced to the Shiver on its 2007 launch.
Strong torque kicks in from 2,000rpm propelling girl and machine from one turn to the next, building to 6,000rpm where the Shiver flies to its 10,000rpm redline.
They shiver and enchant so miraculously just like your little dry hand around my neck.
Mild: Between 32[degrees] - 35[degrees]C (90[degrees] - 95[degrees]F), you feel cold, and your muscles shiver.
The first speaker in the afternoon session was John Shiver, PhD, a researcher with Merck and Co.
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2 to neutralize our opponent's hand shiver, shoulder blow, and forearm shiver.
Coming in on their blind side is the bike we take a look at here, Aprilia's Shiver 750 with ABS.
Above, from left, Dougie Brown, Ian Bell and Darren Maddy, and left, Rikki Clarke shiver at Edgbaston.
STIEFVATER, Maggie Shiver Scholastic, 2009 392pp $20.