all of a tremble

informal
extremely agitated or excited.

English new terms dictionary. 2014.

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  • all of a tremble —  Trembling with fear, excitement, etc …   A concise dictionary of English slang

  • Tremble — Trem ble, n. An involuntary shaking or quivering. [1913 Webster] I am all of a tremble when I think of it. W. Black. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • tremble — v. & n. v.intr. 1 shake involuntarily from fear, excitement, weakness, etc. 2 be in a state of extreme apprehension (trembled at the very thought of it). 3 move in a quivering manner (leaves trembled in the breeze). n. 1 a trembling state or… …   Useful english dictionary

  • all of — phrasal 1. : quite, fully a man all of 6 feet tall arrived all of 15 minutes ago this building cost all of five million dollars Lewis Mumford 2. : with marked signs of used with a …   Useful english dictionary

  • all of — {adj. phr.}, {informal} 1. At least the amount or number of; fully; no less than. * /It was all of ten o clock before they finally started./ * /She must have paid all of $50 for that hat./ 2. Showing all the signs of; completely in. Used with a …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • all of — {adj. phr.}, {informal} 1. At least the amount or number of; fully; no less than. * /It was all of ten o clock before they finally started./ * /She must have paid all of $50 for that hat./ 2. Showing all the signs of; completely in. Used with a …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • all\ of — adj. phr. informal 1. At least the amount or number of; fully; no less than. It was all of ten o clock before they finally started. She must have paid all of $50 for that hat. 2. Showing all the signs of; completely in. Used with a . The girls… …   Словарь американских идиом

  • tremble — verb shake involuntarily, typically as a result of anxiety, excitement, or frailty. ↘be in a state of extreme apprehension. ↘(of a thing) shake or quiver slightly. noun a trembling feeling, movement, or sound. Phrases all of a tremble informal… …   English new terms dictionary

  • All That Remains — lors de l Ozzfest 2006 Pays d’origine …   Wikipédia en Français

  • tremble — verb ADVERB ▪ badly, violently ▪ uncontrollably ▪ a little, slightly ▪ inside ▪ still …   Collocations dictionary


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