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tremulous
used in Anne Of Green Gables

3 uses
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Definition
quivering (shaky) — usually from weakness or fear — especially of the voice
  • "Spelled with an E," gasped Anne, who, tremulous and excited as she was, was determined there should be no misunderstanding on that important point.
    Chapter 12 — A Solemn Vow and Promise (36% in)
  • Anne was out in the orchard when Mrs. Rachel came, wandering at her own sweet will through the lush, tremulous grasses splashed with ruddy evening sunshine; so that good lady had an excellent chance to talk her illness fully over, describing every ache and pulse beat with such evident enjoyment that Marilla thought even grippe must bring its compensations.
    Chapter 9 — Mrs. Rachel Lynde Is Properly Horrified (18% in)
  • "I'm Anne of Green Gables," said the small visitor tremulously, clasping her hands with her characteristic gesture, "and I've come to confess, if you please."
    Chapter 19 — A Concert a Catastrophe and a Confession (81% in)

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