GRE Word List

QUIVER

tremble; shake; N.

The meaning of the word quiver is tremble; shake; N..

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WordMeaning
cresttop (as of a hill or wave); showy feathers on the head of a bird
prophylacticused to prevent disease; N: something prophylactic; condom; N. prophylaxis: prevention of disease
unfrockdefrock; strip a priest or minister of church authority
epithetword or phrase characteristically used to describe a person or thing; descriptive phrase to characterize a person (often contemptous)
havenplace of safety; refuge; harbor; Ex. tax haven
gaffesocial blunder
whetsharpen; stimulate; Ex. whet someone's appetite
nibbeak(bill); pen point
paramountforemost in importance; supreme; CF. para-: beyond; above; Ex. paranormal
sensitizationprocess of being made sensitive or acutely responsive to an external agent or substance; V. sensitize: make or become sensitive