shaky voice

shaky voice
quivering voice

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • shaky — adjective 1 weak and unsteady because of old age, illness or shock: shaky voice | be shaky on your feet (=not able to walk very well): Grandad was a little shaky on his feet after the accident. 2 not thorough, complete, or certain: My knowledge… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • shaky — shak|y [ˈʃeıki] adj 1.) weak and unsteady because of old age, illness, or shock ▪ a shaky voice ▪ Grandad was a little shaky on his feet (=not able to walk very well) . 2.) not sure about the exact details of something, or not likely to be… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • shaky — adj. 1 shaking because you are frightened/sick VERBS ▪ be, feel, seem, sound ▪ become, get, go ▪ leave sb/sth …   Collocations dictionary

  • voice — n. sound produced by vocal cords 1) to raise one s voice 2) to drop, lower one s voice 3) to lose one s voice 4) a clear; deep; firm, steady; gentle, soft; gruff, harsh, raucous; guttural; high pitched; hoarse; husky; loud; low, low pitched;… …   Combinatory dictionary

  • shaky — [[t]ʃe͟ɪki[/t]] shakier, shakiest 1) ADJ GRADED If you describe a situation as shaky, you mean that it is weak or unstable, and seems unlikely to last long or be successful. A shaky ceasefire is holding after three days of fighting between rival… …   English dictionary

  • voice — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun 1 sounds you make when speaking or singing ADJECTIVE ▪ beautiful, fine, good, lovely, pleasant, sweet ▪ She has a beautiful singing voice. ▪ …   Collocations dictionary

  • voice — I UK [vɔɪs] / US noun Word forms voice : singular voice plural voices *** 1) [countable/uncountable] the sounds that someone makes when they speak A female voice answered the phone. We could hear voices in the next apartment. He tried to keep the …   English dictionary

  • shak|y — «SHAY kee», adjective, shak|i|er, shak|i|est. 1. shaking: »a shaky voice, shaky handwriting. 2. liable to break down or give way; not firm solid; weak: »a shaky porch, a shaky ladder. Figurative. The movement made a start, if …   Useful english dictionary

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