tremulousness

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The panting of the horses communicated a tremulous motion to the coach, as if it were in a state of agitation.
What else could that expression have meant--that dancing, tremulous light, and a something more which words could not describe.
With her near-sightedness, and those tremulous fingers of hers, at once inflexible and delicate, she could not be a seamstress; although her sampler, of fifty years gone by, exhibited some of the most recondite specimens of ornamental needlework.
He was a person of very striking aspect, with a white, lofty, and impending brow; large, brown, melancholy eyes, and a mouth which, unless when he forcibly compressed it, was apt to be tremulous, expressing both nervous sensibility and a vast power of self restraint.
The trying nature of his position drove the blood from his cheek, and made his lips tremulous.
I was at the festival of my marriage, monsieur," said the young man, his voice slightly tremulous, so great was the contrast between that happy moment and the painful ceremony he was now undergoing; so great was the contrast between the sombre aspect of M.
Villefort, impassive as he was, was struck with this coincidence; and the tremulous voice of Dantes, surprised in the midst of his happiness, struck a sympathetic chord in his own bosom -- he also was on the point of being married, and he was summoned from his own happiness to destroy that of another.
One of our Sunday school teachers, Bronnie Gough, led the singing; tall and elegant, a shy woman with a gentle soul, Bronnie had a beautiful, tremulous, soprano voice that floated high above us and was at least some compensation for our childish squawking.
A love story rooted in history and Palestinian culture, Bitter Almonds is inspired by the tremulous events in the Middle East and author Lilas Taha's family history.
In a brassy yet tremulous voice, she began to sing:
AFTER a tremulous first half of the season in one-day cricket, Yorkshire Vikings are now in a solid and unflinching patch of form that could bring them unexpected success on two fronts.
Given a gloss of respectability by the tastefulness of Garcia's style, the genteel photography of Christophe Beaucarne, an unobjectionable score from Daniel Pemberton, a performance of tremulous commitment from Marion Cotillard, and a certain ineffable Frenchness, this bonbon might have enough to woo those who equate "French" with "artistic.