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The dict-ified word of the day is tremulous

| source : web1913 | Tremulous \Trem"u*lous\, a. [L. tremulus, fr. tremere to tremble. See {Tremble}.] 1. Shaking; shivering; quivering; as, a tremulous limb; a tremulous motion of the hand or the lips; the tremulous leaf of the poplar. 2. Affected with fear or timidity; trembling. The tender, tremulous Christian. --Dr. H. More. -- {Trem"u*lous*ly}, adv. -- {Trem"u*lous*ness}, n. | source : wn | tremulous adj : (of the voice) quivering as from weakness or fear; "the old lady's quavering voice"; "spoke timidly in a tremulous voice" [syn: {quavering}]

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