GRE Word List

TREMOR

trembling; slight quiver (as of the earth or from nervous agitation)

Spring Vocabulary In English
Spring Vocabulary In English

The meaning of the word tremor is trembling; slight quiver (as of the earth or from nervous agitation).

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