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tremulous

Pronunciation: /ˈtremjələs; ˈtremjʊləs/

Translation of tremulous in Spanish:

adjective/adjetivo

[literary/literario]
  • 1.1 (trembling) [voice/hand] trémulo [literary/literario], tembloroso
    Example sentences
    • His voice softens and opens up, threading a tremulous quaver through its easy melody.
    • Just remember as you hear the tremulous reporter, voice quaking in empathy, why the farmer is crying.
    • He lowered it slightly and said in a tremulous voice as he gazed at the snow covered ground, ‘I pity you.’
    1.2 (timid) [glance/smile] tímido
    Example sentences
    • On a timid, tremulous performance of REM's Everybody Hurts, she sounds like a reticent schoolgirl suddenly asked to perform at Live Aid.
    • 'My life is hard enough as it is,’ she offered with a tremulous smile his direction.
    • ‘I guess we've both been trying to keep things under wraps,’ she suggested with a tremulous smile.

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Cultural fact of the day

Spain's literary renaissance, known as the Golden Age (Siglo de Oro/i>), roughly covers the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries. It includes the Italian-influenced poetry of figures such as Garcilaso de la Vega; the religious verse of Fray Luis de León, Santa Teresa de Ávila and San Juan de la Cruz; picaresque novels such as the anonymous Lazarillo de Tormes and Quevedo's Buscón; Miguel de Cervantes' immortal Don Quijote; the theater of Lope de Vega, and the ornate poetry of Luis de Góngora.