There are 2 main translations of shiver in Spanish

: shiver1shiver2

shiver1

escalofrío, n.

Pronunciation /ˈʃɪvər//ˈʃɪvə/

noun

  • 1

    (tremor)
    escalofrío masculine
    estremecimiento masculine
    the scream sent shivers / a shiver down my spine el grito me produjo escalofríos
    • The voice sent shivers down Cate's spine, and she knew who it was without turning around.
    • A shiver of pleasure went down her spine as she turned to look at him.
    • As my gaze lands on them, I feel several small shivers running down my spine.
    • A shiver of excitement ran through him, mixed with with fear.
    • Here are other titles that should give warm-weather readers a shiver of excitement.
    • She felt an involuntary shiver go through her.
    • Then he sees the drawing of the donkey and experiences a shiver of dread.
    • She sings with a power and commitment that sends shivers down your spine.
    • Small shivers of delight crept up his arm and into his chest.
    • Shivers of pure delight ran through my body but I inwardly scolded myself.
    • There is a particular passage in Myth that sends shivers down my spine.
    • As he reached with his hand, Caroline experienced a shiver of anticipation.
    • A deep shiver coursed its way down his spine and into his feet.
    • Even without knowing any of the facts this sent a cold shiver down my spine.
    • So it is with a shiver of anticipation that I note the return of my favourite dilemma.
    • The word Conservative still sends shivers down the spine of voters.
    • I suppressed a shiver of disgust and fought down the feelings of triumph writhing in my stomach.
    • A shiver racked his body, making his step ever so slightly falter.
    • I tried to smile, suppressing the shiver that was running down my spine.
    • He slid his hand down her back, sending shivers through her body.
  • 2shivers plural

    to have the shivers tener escalofríos
    • just the thought of it gives me the shivers de solo pensarlo me dan escalofríos

intransitive verb

  • 1

    (with cold) temblar
    (with cold) tiritar
    (with fear) temblar
    (with anticipation) estremecerse
    • I shivered in the cold air, my feet numb from the wet grass.
    • She sees the three girls shiver in fear.
    • My attention next goes to my back as I shiver in the cold air.
    • I am burning up and shivering uncontrollably, hot cold sweat draining from my flesh.
    • The girl shivered again under the thin blanket.
    • She shivered with fear and hugged her legs to her chest as she cried silently.
    • I began to feel my strength and stamina ebbing and shivered uncontrollably from the cold whenever we took a break for water.
    • I felt the air around me drop a few degrees and shivered a bit.
    • My legs were shaking, and my body was shivering violently.
    • Aiden ignored her and blew into her ear; her response was to involuntarily shiver uncontrollably.
    • She had already piled all the cloaks onto him and he was still shivering violently.
    • I shivered in the morning air as the sweat cooled my arms and legs.
    • She shivered from the bitter cold, and knew what trouble she was in.
    • Bruises decorated her face and shoulders, her body involuntarily shivering in reaction from the rain.
    • The girl shivered in the rain as she took a step back.
    • Matt swore angrily under his breath, slightly shivering from the sudden cold and wetness.
    • I was just starting to wrestle out of my oversized shirt, shivering slightly in the cold bathroom, when a heard a faint knocking on the main door.
    • He could see something moving there, shaking, and shivering in fear.
    • The Seer crouched on her bed of moldy straw, shivering slightly from the cold.
    • I shivered in disgust, stomping past them into the hallway.
    • I shivered slightly in the cold but couldn't help grinning to myself.

There are 2 main translations of shiver in Spanish

: shiver1shiver2

shiver2

fragmento, n.

Pronunciation /ˈʃɪvər//ˈʃɪvə/

noun

literary

  • 1

    (splinter)
    fragmento masculine
    • The boy supped and brandished the weapons and in the process broke them all to shivers and splinters.
    • He picked the larger shivers of glass out of the cut but that just made it bleed more.
    • Keep away from windows because the high winds and pressure can shatter the window, sending shivers of glass everywhere.
    • I like to look at the way that small shivers and fragments of light, escape through a teeny gap in the curtains, throwing quirky shapes upon the wall or ceiling.