Definition of shakily in English:



  • See shaky

    • ‘Picking up her glass shakily, Adrienne takes another sip of her water and decides to let it drop.’
    • ‘She rose from the floor shakily, no doubt with a swimming head.’
    • ‘He hands the glossy thing to me and I shakily accept it like a sad surrender.’
    • ‘The maid stood up shakily and tottered down the long dark corridor, towards the nursery.’
    • ‘His mouth opened but no sound came out, and he pointed shakily towards where he had been looking.’