Associations to the word «Shaky»


SHAKY, adjective. Shaking or trembling.
SHAKY, adjective. Nervous; Anxious.
SHAKY, adjective. (of wood) Full of shakes or cracks; cracked.
SHAKY, adjective. Easily shaken; tottering; unsound.

Dictionary definition

SHAKY, adjective. 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".
SHAKY, adjective. 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".
SHAKY, adjective. Not secure; beset with difficulties; "a shaky marriage".

Wise words

Four things come not back. The spoken word, the sped arrow, the past life, ad the neglected opportunity.
Arabian Proverb