Definitions for quake

Definitions for (noun) quake

Main entry: earthquake, quake, seism, temblor

Definition: shaking and vibration at the surface of the earth resulting from underground movement along a fault plane of from volcanic activity

Definitions for (verb) quake

Main entry: tremor, quake

Definition: shake with seismic vibrations

Usage: The earth was quaking

Main entry: quake, quiver, palpitate

Definition: shake with fast, tremulous movements

Usage: His nostrils palpitated

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