Definition of Quivered

1. a. Furnished with, or carrying, a quiver.



Definition of Quivered

1. Verb. (past of quiver) ¹

2. Adjective. Furnished with, or carrying, a quiver for arrows. ¹

3. Adjective. Sheathed, as in a quiver. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Quivered

1. quiver [v] - See also: quiver

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Quivered

quitsies
quittable
quittal
quittals
quittance
quittances
quitted
quitter
quitters
quitting
quitting time
quittor
quittors
quitture
quiver
quivered (current term)
quiverer
quiverers
quiverful
quiverfuls
quiverier
quivering
quiveringly
quiverings
quivers
quiversful
quivertip
quivertips
quivery
quixote

Literary usage of Quivered

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1. The Complete Works of Gustave Flaubert: Embracing Romances, Travels by Gustave Flaubert, Ferdinand Brunetière (1904)
"... in the meantime, he quivered under the effluvium of an immense love, a supreme and universal tenderness, as if the heart of all humanity were throbbing ..."

2. Shirley: A Tale by Charlotte Brontë (1850)
"Suddenly, Caroline was troubled ; her lip quivered. " Poor mamma! I am all mamma has : must I leave her?" " Do you know, I thought of that difficulty: I and ..."

3. The Living Age by Making of America Project, Eliakim Littell, Robert S. Littell (1868)
"Her lips quivered a little, and she wrung her thin fingers. " You know I have not said a word, sir," she exclaimed. " I wished to keep it all to ourselves. ..."

4. Wild Animals I Have Known: And 200 Drawings by Ernest Thompson Seton (1912)
"... a faithful and honored retainer—and Wully, bright, fierce, trusty, treacherous Wully, quivered a moment, then straightened out, and lay forever still. ..."

5. Annals of the American Pulpit: Or, Commemorative Notices of Distinguished by William Buell Sprague (1859)
"With these words he closed the sermon. Though ho had controlled himself up to this moment, his whole frame now quivered with emotion, ..."

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