Sinhala Dictionary definitions for quake

quake 🔊 /kwejˈk/

quake : වෙවුලනවා

quake : හෙල්ලුම් කනවා

quake : ගැහෙනවා

quake : කම්පා වෙනවා

quake definition

Intransitive verb.

  1. To be agitated with quick, short motions continually repeated; to shake with fear, cold, etc.; to shudder; to tremble.
  2. To shake, vibrate, or quiver, either from not being solid, as soft, wet land, or from violent convulsion of any kind; as, the earth quakes; the mountains quake.

Transitive verb. To cause to quake.

Noun. A tremulous agitation; a quick vibratory movement; a shudder; a quivering.