quiver

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Pronunciation[change]

  • enPR: kwĭvər, IPA: [kʍɪvə(ɹ)] or /kwɪvə(ɹ)/
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Verb[change]

Plain form
quiver

Third-person singular
quivers

Past tense
quivered

Past participle
quivered

Present participle
quivering

  1. If you quiver, you shake slightly and rapidly
    The sudden wind made him quiver with cold.

Noun[change]

Singular
quiver

Plural
quivers

  1. A quiver is a container for arrows.
    Robin Hood was never without his bow and quiver.