hristast

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Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the verb hrista (to shake) + -st (a suffix which turns verbs into middle voice verbs). See also the appendix about the Icelandic middle voice verbs.

Verb[edit]

hristast

  1. to shake, to tremble, to quake
    Ég reyndi að sofna en flugvélin hristist svo mikið.
    I tried to sleep but the plane trembled so much.

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