from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The property of being shaky.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Quality of being shaky.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Shaky character or condition.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a shaky motion
  • n. the quality of being unstable and insecure


Sorry, no etymologies found.


  • A look on my stats a while ago about last year showed ITN searching for "Gordon Brown Parkinsons"... the shakiness could be a hint?

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  • Problem would seem to be Win7RC shakiness, which is fine: it's an RC, after all ..


  • When I view my own conversions on my standalone hooked up to my TV set I never see that "shakiness". Forum

  • Many of the unpleasant side effects of the immunosuppressant drugs - such as shakiness, sleeplessness and a burning sensation in the feet - have declined, she said.

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  • Because recently i've made another DVD using FAVC with full-d1 and it turns out that the result is shaky and i thought this is caused by choosing half-d1 (Please read my first post since i've explained a lot about the 'shakiness' there if you haven't). Forum

  • Steve Kean's side were, if anything, likelier to score than the hosts, if only because of Manuel Almunia's shakiness in goal.

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  • He nodded and kept going, even as it passed through him that he was being rude, that at the very least he should thank her, and for his own shakiness eat a bit of her cheese and fruit.

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  • The US assessment may turn out to be over-optimistic, given the Taliban's ability in the past to mount surprise attacks, the corruption in the Afghanistan government, the shakiness of Afghan army and police forces, and the double-games played by the Pakistan intelligence services.

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  • AP Photo/Paul Sakuma "There is a shakiness in the overall economy and it is being reflected in the numbers that are coming in from retailers," said Janet Hoffman , managing director of the retail practice at Accenture.

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  • I'm hoping to have it done in the next day or two if I can get past the, "Oh, my gosh, it's ending," shakiness that always comes with finishing an epic story.

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