Từ điển trực tuyến - Online Dictionary

English - Vietnamese Dictionary
tremble /'trembl/
  • danh từ
    • sự run
    • to be all in (on, of) a tremble
      • run như cầy sấy
  • nội động từ
    • run
      • to tremble with fear: sợ run
      • to tremble with cold: lạnh run lên
    • rung
    • rung sợ, lo sợ
      • to tremble at the thought of...: run sợ khi nghĩ đến...
      • to tremble for someone: lo sợ cho ai
    • to tremble in the balance
      • (xem) balance
Concise Dictionary
+a reflex motion caused by cold or fear or excitement
+move or jerk quickly and involuntarily up and down or sideways
Thesaurus Dictionary
1 quiver, shake, quake, shiver, shudder, quaver, quail; vibrate, rock:
Her first big role and she was trembling like a leaf! The earth trembled as the tanks rolled past.
2 quiver, shake, quake, shiver, shudder, quaver, tremor; vibration:
There was a little tremble, and then the building collapsed.
Advanced English Dictionary
verb, noun
+ verb
1 ~ (with sth) to shake in a way that you cannot control, especially because you are very nervous, excited, frightened, etc: My legs were trembling with fear. + Her voice trembled with excitement. + He opened the letter with trembling hands.
2 to shake slightly: leaves trembling in the breeze
3 to be very worried or frightened: I trembled at the thought of having to make a speech.
+ noun [C, usually sing.] (also trembling [C, U]) a feeling, movement or sound of trembling: a tremble of excitement / fear + She tried to control the trembling in her legs.
Collocation Dictionary


badly, violently | helplessly, involuntarily, uncontrollably | a little, slightly | inside


begin to, start to
I began to tremble uncontrollably.
| make sb
The thought made him tremble inside.


She trembled at the thought of going back through those prison doors.
| with
trembling with anger


tremble all over, tremble from head to foot/toe, tremble like a leaf

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