Synonyms of quaver
trembleDictionary • Her voice quavered and she fell silent.
tremble • He began to tremble all over.
shake • I stood there, crying and shaking with fear.
quiver • Her bottom lip quivered and big tears rolled down her cheeks.
quake • Her shoulders quaked.
shudder • She shuddered with cold.
flicker • Her eyelids flickered then opened.
flutter • a butterfly fluttering its wings
waver • The shadows of the dancers wavered on the wall.
vibrate • Her whole body seemed to vibrate with terror.
pulsate • The racing beat of her heart pulsated under my fingertips.
oscillate • The needle indicating volume was oscillating wildly.
shake • blurring of photos caused by camera shake
tremble • I'll never forget the tremble in his hand.
tremor • He felt a tremor in his arm.
quiver • I felt a quiver of panic.
vibration • The vibration dislodged the pins from the plane's rudder.
warble • the soft warble of her speaking voice
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flickerIf something flickers, it makes very slight, quick movements.
• Her eyelids flickered then opened.
flutterIf something thin or light flutters, or if you flutter it, it moves up and down or from side to side with a lot of quick, light movements.
• a butterfly fluttering its wings
oscillateIf an object oscillates, it moves repeatedly from one position to another and back again, or keeps getting bigger and smaller.
• The needle indicating volume was oscillating wildly.
Thesaurus for quaver from the Collins English Thesaurus