tremor

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tremor (plural tremors)

  1. A shake, quiver, or vibration.
    She felt a tremor in her stomach before going on stage.
  2. An earthquake.
    Did you feel the tremor this morning?

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tremor (third-person singular simple present tremors, present participle tremoring, simple past and past participle tremored)

  1. To shake or quiver excessively and rapidly or involuntarily; to tremble.

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tremor m (genitive tremōris); third declension

  1. trembling, quaking

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Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative tremor tremōrēs
genitive tremōris tremōrum
dative tremōrī tremōribus
accusative tremōrem tremōrēs
ablative tremōre tremōribus
vocative tremor tremōrēs

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tremor

  1. first-person singular present passive indicative of tremō

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tremor (plural tremors)

  1. Terror, fear

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin tremor.

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tremor m (plural tremores)

  1. tremor
  2. agitation