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commonness

Synonyms:

acceptance, averageness, bawdiness, bawdry, chasteness, circulation, cliche, commonality, commonalty, commonplace.
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Correct spelling:
shaking
Definition:
the act of causing something to move up and down ( or back and forth) with quick movements

Synonyms:

adjective
agitated
agitated, convulsive, disquieted, distraught, disturbed, erratic, feverish, jerky, jittery, jumpy, nervous, palpitating, perturbed, quaking, quavering, quivering, restless, shaken, shivering, shuddering, skittish, spastic, trembling, troubled, twitching, uneasy, unquiet, upset, wobbling, writhing, Churned, Jarred, fluttered, twitchy.
palsied
arthritic, atonic, neurasthenic, rheumatic, sclerotic, spastic, tremorous.
shaky
shaky, tottery, jellylike, rootless, unfirm, Fluctuant, all aquiver, aquake, ashake, not set.
uncontrolled
jerky.
noun
act
shaking.
shaking
palpitation, quaking, quiver, quivering, shakiness, shaky, shivering, trembling, unsteady, vibration.
trembling
agitation, concussion, convulsion, disturbance, quaver, tremor.
verb
agitating
agitating, churning, disquieting, jarring, jolting, perturbing, stirring, troubling, upsetting, Flustering.
disabled
palsied.
Examples of usage:
  1. Quivering as he listened, and slowly shaking his white head, the old priest ended by replying: " that does that matter, my child? – Paris From the "Three Cities" by Emile Zola
  2. Soon they were " breaking bread" with each other, shaking hands, and singing. – A Woman's Life-Work Labors and Experiences by Laura S. Haviland
  3. There was no doubt that he was shaking. – The Club of Queer Trades by G. K. Chesterton
  4. " It's hard times we shall have of it, Mr Hurry, if the breeze don't be smart about coming, sir," he remarked, shaking his head. – Hurricane Hurry by W.H.G. Kingston
  5. The girl looked startled and then went on, shaking her head. – The Happiest Time of Their Lives by Alice Duer Miller

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