shivering Definition

  • 1the act of shaking involuntarily due to cold or fear
  • 2a feeling of coldness accompanied by shivering

Using shivering: Examples

Take a moment to familiarize yourself with how "shivering" can be used in various situations through the following examples!

  • Example

    She was shivering with cold.

  • Example

    The dog was shivering with fear.

  • Example

    I felt a sudden shivering in my body.

  • Example

    The shivering lasted for several minutes.

shivering Synonyms and Antonyms


Summary: shivering in Brief

The term 'shivering' [ˈʃɪvərɪŋ] refers to the involuntary shaking of the body due to cold or fear, often accompanied by a feeling of coldness. Examples include 'She was shivering with cold.' and 'The dog was shivering with fear.' Synonyms include 'trembling,' 'quivering,' and 'shuddering.'