Synonyms of tremor
1 shakeDictionary • He felt a tremor in his arm.
shake • blurring of photos caused by camera shake
tremble • I'll never forget the tremble in his hand.
shiver • Alice gave a shiver of delight.
wobble • There was a distinct wobble in her voice when she replied.
quiver • I felt a quiver of panic.
agitation • Temperature is a measure of agitation of molecules.
vibration • The vibration dislodged the pins from the plane's rudder.
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agitationIf you agitate something, you shake it so that it moves about. (noun)
• Temperature is a measure of agitation of molecules.
earthquakeAn earthquake is a shaking of the ground caused by movement of the Earth's crust.
• the catastrophic Mexican earthquake of 1985
quake (informal)A quake is the same as an earthquake.
• The quake destroyed mud buildings in many remote villages.
Thesaurus for tremor from the Collins English Thesaurus
an involuntary shudder or vibration, as from illness, fear, shock, etc