Definition of shiver:
- A sheave or small wheel in a pulley.
- A small wedge, as for fastening the bolt of a window shutter.
- A spindle.
- A thin slice; a shive.
- A variety of blue slate.
- One of the small pieces, or splinters, into which a brittle thing is broken by sudden violence; - generally used in the plural.
- The act of shivering or trembling.
- To break into many small pieces, or splinters; to shatter; to dash to pieces by a blow; as, to shiver a glass goblet.
- To cause to shake or tremble, as a sail, by steering close to the wind.
- To separate suddenly into many small pieces or parts; to be shattered.
- To tremble; to vibrate; to quiver; to shake, as from cold or fear.
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