• Shivering Definition & Synonyms

  1. (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Shiver

Chill, Chilled, Quaking, Quivering, Shaking, Shaky, Trembling,

• Shiver Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) A small wedge, as for fastening the bolt of a window shutter.
  2. (n.) A sheave or small wheel in a pulley.
  3. (v. i.) To tremble; to vibrate; to quiver; to shake, as from cold or fear.
  4. (n.) The act of shivering or trembling.
  5. (n.) One of the small pieces, or splinters, into which a brittle thing is broken by sudden violence; -- generally used in the plural.
  6. (v. t.) To break into many small pieces, or splinters; to shatter; to dash to pieces by a blow; as, to shiver a glass goblet.
  7. (n.) A spindle.
  8. (v. t.) To cause to shake or tremble, as a sail, by steering close to the wind.
  9. (n.) A variety of blue slate.
  10. (v. i.) To separate suddenly into many small pieces or parts; to be shattered.
  11. (n.) A thin slice; a shive.

Chill, Quiver, Shake, Shudder, Thrill, Throb, Tingle, Tremble,

• Shiveringly Definition & Synonyms

  1. (adv.) In a shivering manner.