Definitions For Shudder


  • An involuntary vibration (as if from illness or fear)
  • An almost pleasurable sensation of fright


  • Shake, as from cold
  • Tremble convulsively, as from fear or excitement
  • To shake because of fear, cold, etc.
  • To shake violently

Is Shudder a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Shudder is worth 12 points in Scrabble and 12 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Shudder in a Sentence

  • The old car shuddered to a halt.
  • The house shuddered as a plane flew overhead.
  • A shudder ran through him as he stepped outside into the snow

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