shakiness

Definitions of shakiness
  1. noun
    the quality of being unstable and insecure
    “the shakiness of the present regime”
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    type of:
    instability, unstableness
    the quality or attribute of being unstable and irresolute
  2. noun
    a shaky motion
    synonyms: palpitation, quiver, quivering, shaking, trembling, vibration
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    types:
    tremolo
    (music) a tremulous effect produced by rapid repetition of a single tone or rapid alternation of two tones
    tremor
    shaking or trembling (usually resulting from weakness or stress or disease)
    essential tremor
    tremor of unknown cause (usually of the hands and head) that develops in older people; often mistaken for Parkinsonism but is not life-threatening and can usually be kept under control
    type of:
    motion
    a state of change
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