QUIVER's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of quiver
Definition:
v. shake with slight, rapid, tremulous movement
Example:
The bird dog's nose twitches and his whiskers quiver as he strain eagerly against the leash.
Sentence in Classic:
The walls of his chest seemed to thrill and quiver as a frail building would do inside when some powerful engine was at work.
A Study In Scarlet By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
Except for the slight quiver of her lips and the moisture in her eyes that made them brighter, her smile was almost calm as she said:.
Anna Karenina(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
After reading about the dangers that threatened Russia, the hopes the Emperor placed on Moscow and especially on its illustrious nobility, Sonya, with a quiver in her voice due chiefly to the attention that was being paid to her, read the last words:.
War and Peace(V3) By Leo Tolstoy Context
And then the writhing and quivering of the body became less, and the teeth seemed to champ, and the face to quiver.
Dracula By Bram Stoker Context
Every thought that was devoted to it was an extreme anguish, and every word that I spoke in allusion to it caused my lips to quiver, and my heart to palpitate.
Frankenstein By Mary Wollstonecraft (Godwin) Shelley Context
She looked down at the body again and now revulsion came over her as her rage and fright melted away, and her knees began to quiver with the reaction.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche Context
The friar was now completely accoutred as a yeoman, with sword and buckler, bow, and quiver, and a strong partisan over his shoulder.
Ivanhoe By Walter Scott Context
Then with a quiver of exquisite pleasure he touched the warm soft body, and touched her navel for a moment in a kiss.
Lady Chatterley's Lover By D H Lawrence Context
Suddenly the enormous mass was seen to quiver, the cart rose slowly, the wheels half emerged from the ruts.
Les Misérables (V1) By Victor Hugo Context
At that epoch, which was, to all appearances indifferent, a certain revolutionary quiver was vaguely current.
Les Misérables (V3) By Victor Hugo Context
A few constellations here and there in the deep, pale azure, the earth all black, the heavens all white, a quiver amid the blades of grass, everywhere the mysterious chill of twilight.
Les Misérables (V4) By Victor Hugo Context