shiver - definition and synonyms

 
verb [intransitive] 

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/ˈʃɪvə(r)/
present tense
I/you/we/theyshiver
he/she/itshivers
present participleshivering
past tenseshivered
past participleshivered
  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.