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verb [intransitive]     shiver pronunciation in American English
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present tense
present participleshivering
past tenseshivered
past participleshivered
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  1. if you shiver, your body shakes slightly, for example because you are cold or frightened

    We stood shivering in the icy wind.

    shiver with cold/fear/surprise etc.:

    She shivered with fear at the thought of seeing him again.



a lifestyle focussing on simple pleasures such as comfort and cosiness in the home, and spending time with friends and family

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a form of location that involves the underwater detonation of a bomb which causes sound waves that are picked up by ships

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