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noun [countable] British English pronunciation: shiver /ˈʃɪvə(r)/ 
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  1. a shaking movement that your body makes when you are cold, frightened, or excited

    A sudden shiver ran the length of her whole body.

    a shiver of horror/shock/excitement:

    I felt a tiny shiver of excitement on hearing the news.

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