Definition of Shakiness

1. Noun. A shaky motion. "The shaking of his fingers as he lit his pipe"

Exact synonyms: Palpitation, Quiver, Quivering, Shaking, Trembling, Vibration
Generic synonyms: Motion
Specialized synonyms: Tremolo, Tremor
Derivative terms: Palpitate, Quiver, Quiver, Shaky, Shaky, Shake, Tremble, Vibrate, Vibrational



2. Noun. The quality of being unstable and insecure. "The shakiness of the present regime"
Generic synonyms: Instability, Unstableness
Derivative terms: Shaky

Definition of Shakiness

1. n. Quality of being shaky.

Definition of Shakiness

1. Noun. The property of being shaky. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Shakiness

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Shakiness

shaker-uppers
shakerato
shakeratos
shakeress
shakes
shakes one's head
shakes out
shaketh
shakeup
shakeups
shakey
shakhovite
shakier
shakiest
shakily
shakiness (current term)
shakinesses
shaking
shaking one's head
shaking out
shaking palsy
shaking up
shakings
shako
shakoes
shakos
shakt
shaku
shakudo
shakudos

Literary usage of Shakiness

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1. Diary of Gideon Welles, Secretary of the Navy Under Lincoln and Johnson by Gideon Welles (1911)
"... Tenure-of-Office Act in Relation to the Question of Stanton's Removal — Randall's shakiness — Thurlow Weed's Attack on Chase — Secretary Welles advises ..."

2. Diary of Gideon Welles, Secretary of the Navy Under Lincoln and Johnson by Gideon Welles (1911)
"... Tenure-of-Office Act in Relation to the Question of Stanton's Removal — Randall's shakiness — Thurlow Weed's Attack on Chase — Secretary Welles advises ..."

3. Animated Pictures: An Exposition of the Historical Development of by Charles Francis Jenkins (1898)
"shakiness is chargeable alone to faulty construction of the film-feeding mechanism or ... The difference between flickering and shakiness of pictures is not ..."

4. American English by Gilbert Milligan Tucker (1921)
"shakiness. Bartlett's only citation is dated 1876. Fourteen years earlier, the Cornhill Magazine, 6.613, spoke of "shakiness of the hand. ..."

5. American English by Gilbert Milligan Tucker (1921)
"shakiness. Bartlett's only citation is dated 1876. Fourteen years earlier, the Cornhill Magazine, 6.613, spoke of "shakiness of the hand. ..."

6. A Dictionary of Psychological Medicine: Giving the Definition, Etymology and by Daniel Hack Tuke (1892)
"There is nothing special in the handwriting of the acutely maniacal though it is common among them to meet with tremor and shakiness (see Fig. ..."

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