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Overview of adj shaky

The adj shaky has 3 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (1) rickety, shaky, wobbly, wonky

(inclined to shake as from weakness or defect; "a rickety table"; "a wobbly chair with shaky legs"; "the ladder felt a little wobbly"; "the bridge still stands though one of the arches is wonky")

2. shaky, shivering, trembling

(vibrating slightly and irregularly; as e.g. with fear or cold or like the leaves of an aspen in a breeze; "a quaking bog"; "the quaking child asked for more"; "quivering leaves of a poplar tree"; "with shaking knees"; "seemed shaky on her feet"; "sparkling light from the shivering crystals of the chandelier"; "trembling hands")

3. precarious, shaky

(not secure; beset with difficulties; "a shaky marriage") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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