shivery

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shiv·er·y 1

 (shĭv′ə-rē)
adj.
1. Trembling, as from cold or fear.
2. Causing shivers; chilling.

shiv·er·y 2

 (shĭv′ə-rē)
adj.
Easily broken; brittle.

shivery

(ˈʃɪvərɪ)
adj
1. inclined to shiver or tremble
2. causing shivering, esp through cold or fear

shiv•er•y1

(ˈʃɪv ə ri)

adj.
1. inclined to shiver.
2. causing shivers.

shiv•er•y2

(ˈʃɪv ə ri)

adj.
readily breaking into fragments.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.shivery - cold enough to cause shivers; "felt all shivery"; "shivery weather"
cold - having a low or inadequate temperature or feeling a sensation of coldness or having been made cold by e.g. ice or refrigeration; "a cold climate"; "a cold room"; "dinner has gotten cold"; "cold fingers"; "if you are cold, turn up the heat"; "a cold beer"
2.shivery - provoking fear terror; "a scary movie"; "the most terrible and shuddery...tales of murder and revenge"
alarming - frightening because of an awareness of danger

shivery

adjective shaky, cold, chilled, quaking, chilly, trembly, shuddery, quivery She felt shivery and a little sick.

shivery

adjective
1. Marked by or affected with tremors:
2. Marked by a low temperature:
Translations
مُرْتَجِف، مُرْتَعِد من الخَوْف
chvějivý
reszketős
skjálfandi
chvejúci saroztrasený
ürpertici

shivery

[ˈʃɪvərɪ] ADJ (= feverish) → destemplado; (= shaking) → estremecido; (= sensitive to cold) → friolero, friolento (LAm)

shivery

[ˈʃɪvəri] adj (from the cold)grelottant(e); (with illness)grelottant(e); (with fear)tremblant(e)
to feel shivery → grelotter

shivery

adj to feel shiveryfrösteln; the ’flu made him a bit shiverywegen seiner Grippe fröstelte er leicht

shivery

[ˈʃɪvərɪ] adj (from cold) → che ha i brividi; (from fear) → tremante
I feel shivery → ho i brividi

shiver

(ˈʃivə) verb
to quiver or tremble (with cold, fear etc).
noun
an act of shivering.
ˈshivery adjective
inclined to shiver. The mention of ghosts gave her a shivery feeling.
the shivers
a feeling of horror. The thought of working for him gives me the shivers.