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3 definitions found
 for Shuddering
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Shudder \Shud"der\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Shuddered;p. pr. & vb.
     n. Shuddering.] [OE. shoderen, schuderen; akin to LG.
     schuddern, D. schudden to shake, OS. skuddian, G. schaudern
     to shudder, sch["u]tteln to shake, sch["u]tten to pour, to
     shed, OHG. scutten, scuten, to shake.]
     To tremble or shake with fear, horrer, or aversion; to shiver
     with cold; to quake. "With shuddering horror pale." --Milton.
     [1913 Webster]
  
           The shuddering tennant of the frigid zone. --Goldsmith.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  shuddering
      adj 1: shaking convulsively or violently

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  54 Moby Thesaurus words for "shuddering":
     abhorrence, abomination, ague, allergy, antagonism, antipathy,
     aspen, aversion, bumpiness, chattering, chorea, cold shivers,
     cold sweat, creeping flesh, disgust, enmity, fits and starts, hate,
     hatred, horror, hostility, jactation, jactitation, jerkiness,
     joltiness, loathing, mortal horror, nausea, palsied, palsy,
     quaking, quavering, quavery, quivering, quivery, repugnance,
     repulsion, shakes, shaking, shaky, shivering, shivers, shivery,
     spasms, succussatory, succussion, succussive, trembling, trembly,
     tremulous, tremulousness, vibrating, vibration, wobbly
  
  

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