shiver ( shivers plural & 3rd person present) ( shivering present participle) ( shivered past tense & past participle ) When you shiver, your body shakes slightly because you are cold or frightened. verb
He shivered in the cold... V
I was sitting on the floor shivering with fear. V with n
Shiver is also a noun., n-count
The emptiness here sent shivers down my spine...
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