quaver


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Synonyms for quaver

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to move to and fro in short, jerky movements

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a tremulous sound

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a musical note having the time value of an eighth of a whole note

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give off unsteady sounds, alternating in amplitude or frequency

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sing or play with trills, alternating with the half note above or below

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She's got an old-lady quaver in her repertoire, as well as German, Irish, and French accents.
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But true devotees will thrill to hear the first flowering of unique phrasing and delicate, tightrope quaver in the voice that whiskey would mellow and drugs crack into the holy vocal ghost of an entire musical movement.
Holcomb opened with a set of skewed Americana: she's a singer-songwriter with pianistic influences from the jazz and contemporary classical spheres, delivering abstract lyrics in an Emmylou Harris quaver that seemed specifically created for this material.
The band have been busy on their fourth album and played new tracks such as Indefinitely and Re-Offender, a haunting track that had Fran Healy with a quaver to make Radiohead's Thom Yorke jealous.
Last week Operation Quaver was launched in nearby Gwersyllt, near Wrexham, to tackle this kind of offence.
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Extra patrols will be put on the streets of Gwersyllt, near Wrexham, every evening in the run up to October 31 during the new Operation Quaver initiative.
It's the same smoke and quaver and heavily textured alto that wraps around the words of a song about heartbreak or hope.
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We heard Antley's voice quaver as he prematurely eulogized Charismatic: ``He's given America a lot .