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English - Vietnamese Dictionary
quaver /'kweivə/
  • danh từ
    • sự rung tiếng; tiếng nói rung
    • (âm nhạc) sự láy rền
    • (âm nhạc) nốt móc
      • quaver rest: lặng móc
  • động từ
    • rung (tiếng); nói rung tiếng
    • (âm nhạc) láy rền
    • to quaver out
      • nói rung tiếng, nói giọng rung rung
Thesaurus Dictionary
1 tremble, quiver, shake, shiver, vibrate, waver, shudder, fluctuate, oscillate, flutter:
His voice quavered with emotion as he described his rescue.
2 trembling, tremble, quiver, quivering, tremor, shaking, vibration, wavering, break, fluctuation, oscillation:
Only a slight quaver in her voice betrayed her feeling of panic.
Advanced English Dictionary
verb, noun
+ verb
if sb's voice quavers, it is unsteady, usually because the person is nervous or afraid: [V] 'I'm not safe here, am I?' she asked in a quavering voice. [also V speech]
quavery adjective: a quavery voice
+ noun
1 (BrE) (AmE eighth note) (music) a note that lasts half as long as a CROTCHET/QUARTER NOTE
2 [usually sing.] a shaking sound in sb's voice

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