Definition of shivery:
snappy, cool, frigid, failing, chilling, coldish, shuddery, glacial, sick, unfit, alarming, wintry, algid, quivering, quivery, ice-cold, tremulant, freezing, coolish, unwell, gelid, twittery, bone-chilling, repetition, hot, quaky, polar, tremulous, frosty, shaky, chilly, infectious, bitter, ill, worse, nippy, icy, aquiver, tremulous, scary, nipping, scarey, numbing, arctic, chill, unhealthy, cold.
Not for worlds would he have stretched his legs down into shivery regions, and though he was not drowsy and did not care to sleep, not for worlds would he have left his lair before the radiator had warmed.- "The Adventures of Bobby Orde", Stewart Edward White.
- "The White Peacock", D. H. (David Herbert) Lawrence.
- "Masters of the Wheat-Lands", Harold Bindloss.