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Synonyms for shaking

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. shaking(noun)

    the act of causing something to move up and down (or back and forth) with quick movements

    palpitation, vibration, quiver, shakiness, quivering, trembling

  2. shaking, shakiness, trembling, quiver, quivering, vibration, palpitation(noun)

    a shaky motion

    "the shaking of his fingers as he lit his pipe"

    shiver, quivering, trembling, vibration, tingle, palpitation, oscillation, vibe, quiver, shakiness, shudder, chill, thrill, frisson

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. shaking(n.)

    agitation, concussion, jolting, jolt, shake

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. shaking(n)

    concussion, agitation, disturbance, trembling, convulsion

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  1. Rick Tyler:

    If Rubio has a better picture of him shaking hands with Barack Obama I'm happy to swap it out, two days before presidential primary in South Carolina, they want to talk about a picture we used.

  2. Samantha Zelnik:

    I started shaking, i didn't know if there was going to be a way to get out.

  3. Kishor Jaiswal:

    Earthquakes remain an important threat to our economy, while the West coast may carry the larger burden of potential losses and the greatest threat from the strongest shaking, this report shows that the threat from earthquakes is widespread.

  4. Biebers YouTube docu-series:

    She just walked down the stairs... and I was just there with the ring, and I was shaking and I was just like, Ive loved you for so long and I just cant see Biebers YouTube docu-series being with anybody else. I love you so much and I want to spend the rest of my life with you, will you marry me ?

  5. Sergei Makarchenko:

    I stopped shaking his hand or talking to him a year back, when he stared kicking up a fuss about the huge losses among the paratroop division, which wasn't true.

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