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  • Shiver my timbers — (usually pronounced shiver me timbers ) is an exclamation in the form of a mock oath usually attributed to the speech of pirates in works of fiction. It is employed as a literary device by authors to express shock, surprise or annoyance. The… …   Wikipedia

  • Shiver (film) — Shiver Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Shiver, frissonner en anglais, peut faire référence à : Aprilia SL 750 Shiver, une moto italienne, Shiver, une chanson de Coldplay parue en… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Shiver and Shake — was a British comic book that ran from (issues dates) 10 March 1973 to 5 October 1974, when it merged with Whoopee! . As in the tradition of British comics many names of strips were a play on popular television programmes and films of the time.… …   Wikipedia

  • shiver — ‘tremble’ [13] and shiver ‘sliver, fragment’ [12] are different words. The former was originally chiver, which may have been an alteration of an earlier chevel ‘shiver’. This in shoal 454 turn was derived from the Old English noun ceaft ‘jaw’… …   The Hutchinson dictionary of word origins

  • shiver — Ⅰ. shiver [1] ► VERB ▪ shake slightly and uncontrollably as a result of being cold, frightened, or excited. ► NOUN 1) a momentary trembling movement. 2) (the shivers) a spell or attack of shivering. DERIVATIVES …   English terms dictionary

  • shiver — ‘tremble’ [13] and shiver ‘sliver, fragment’ [12] are different words. The former was originally chiver, which may have been an alteration of an earlier chevel ‘shiver’. This in turn was derived from the Old English noun ceaft ‘jaw’ (source of… …   Word origins

  • Shiver — Shiv er, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Shivered}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Shivering}.] [OE. schiveren, scheveren; cf. OD. scheveren. See {Shiver} a fragment.] To break into many small pieces, or splinters; to shatter; to dash to pieces by a blow; as, to shiver a …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Shiver — Shiv er, n. [OE. schivere, fr. shive; cf. G. schifer a splinter, slate, OHG. scivere a splinter, Dan. & Sw. skifer a slate. See {Shive}, and cf. {Skever}.] 1. One of the small pieces, or splinters, into which a brittle thing is broken by sudden… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Shiver — Shiv er, v. i. To separate suddenly into many small pieces or parts; to be shattered. [1913 Webster] There shiver shafts upon shields thick. Chaucer [1913 Webster] The natural world, should gravity once cease, . . . would instantly shiver into… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Shiver — Shiv er, v. i. [OE. chiveren, cheveren; of uncertain origin. This word seems to have been confused with shiver to shatter.] To tremble; to vibrate; to quiver; to shake, as from cold or fear. [1913 Webster] Prometheus is laid On icy Caucasus to… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Shiver (album) — Shiver has been the title of several musical albums, including:* Shiver (Jenny Morris album) * Shiver (Rose Chronicles album) …   Wikipedia

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