Translation of tremble in Spanish:

tremble

temblar, v.

Pronunciation /ˈtrɛmbəl//ˈtrɛmb(ə)l/

intransitive verb

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    temblar
    I was trembling with fear temblaba de miedo
    • my legs/hands were trembling me temblaban las piernas/las manos
    • I tremble at the thought that … tiemblo al pensar que …
    • My body quivered, my hands trembled, and my eyes began to fill with tears.
    • She could feel his hands trembling slightly at her waist.
    • Ivory's lip trembled slightly and her body shook with fear.
    • I trembled with excitement as my ship rumbled to life.
    • ‘When the first truckload arrived, my hand was slightly trembling when shooting,’ he wrote.
    • Still trembling slightly, I returned to the kitchen and made a pot of strong coffee.
    • His eyes were dull and he was trembling slightly.
    • He removed his own coat, putting it around her scrawny shoulders which were trembling slightly, then reached down to place her hand in his.
    • Her hand trembled slightly, and then it began to positively shake.
    • He trembled slightly and said he wanted to be friends.
    • My hands trembled slightly as I locked my bike in front of the Rittenhouse Hotel.
    • With her slim fingers slightly trembling, Amy disengaged the key he'd given her from her ring and let it spill from her hand to the floor.
    • She began to tremble slightly in anticipation.
    • And he smote the air with his fists, and believers trembled with excitement.
    • He had broken out into a sweat and was trembling slightly.
    • She's composed, but her lower lip's trembling slightly, and every few seconds, she'd bite it to try make it stop.
    • She could hear her raging heart beat wildly in her ears and she trembled with excitement and anxiety.
    • The rain had stopped an hour ago and now a chill swept the air, rustling damp leaves and cutting through bare flesh which shook, trembled, beneath its rabid touch.
    • It was still trembling, so slightly he could barely feel it.
    • Adam walked beside me, still trembling slightly.

noun

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    temblor masculine
    • And yet what I hear is so remote, a tremble displaced in time, so indifferent, its spent passion whizzing above my immobile frame.
    • It was all she could do to keep the tremble from reaching her voice, and keep the eye contact from breaking.
    • ‘But I do now, and I ask it still,’ Elaine said insistently, but there was a tremble in her voice now.
    • But eventually everyone focused back on the subject at hand when the tremble in the arbitrator's voice hinted his conclusion.
    • She felt it with a tremble of happiness and hope as her dreary eyes watched the clouds turn from pink to white, the sky from orange to blue…
    • When I woke the next morning, it was with a pounding headache and a slight tremble in my limbs.
    • Lex drew it along his forearm with smooth precision, savoring the slight tremble under the blade.
    • I heard the tremble in his voice as he said her name, like he was afraid to mention her.
    • His breath was warm on my face and I could swear I heard a tremble in his voice… or maybe that was just me.
    • Jennifer grabbed her car door for support, and was heated with the evanescence of the shock wave, a slight tremble of the ground.
    • The thought of a battle sent more adrenaline coursing through her, but she successfully kept the tremble out of her voice.
    • When she firmly pressed her hand upon it, the door gave a slight tremble.
    • I tip-toed across the room to cast a tentative arm across the tremble of her shoulders.
    • When the fish shakes its feelers, they thought, a slight tremble would occur.
    • Finally coming back to herself, she tried to hide the tremble in her voice.
    • Without warning, she felt the tremble of a sob wrench her body to the floor, hot tears pouring down her cheeks.
    • Even when Mr. Taylor reminds Lisa and I about our detention I only experience a slight tremble.
    • Stuffing a strand of hair behind her ear, Darcy answered without a tremble in her voice, though inside she felt like her bones had turned to jelly.
    • There was a slight tremble just before that which had a magnitude of around 1.1.
    • The tremble of torpedoes and guns and the whine of planes sounded from somewhere far above.