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quaver

US [ˈkweɪvər]
UK [ˈkweɪvə(r)]
  • n.八分音符;颤抖的嗓音
  • v.颤动
  • Web颤音;颤声;发颤音
Simple Present:quavers  Present Participle:quavering  Past Tense:quavered  
quaver
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v.
1.
[i][t]
(+ speech)
(嗓音因紧张或害怕等)颤抖,颤动if sb's voicequavers , it is unsteady, usually because the person is nervous or afraid
‘I'm not safe here, am I?’ she asked in a quavering voice.
“我在这里不安全吧?”她用颤抖的声音问道。
n.
1.
八分音符a note that lasts half as long as a crotchet/quarter note
2.
[ususing]
颤抖的嗓音a shaking sound in sb's voice

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