- 不寒而栗 [bù hán ér lì]
- shiver all over though not cold; A chill runs down one's back.; cannot help shivering; One's skin begins to tighten up.; shiver but not from cold; shiver without being cold; shudder; tremble with fear; very frightened:
make sb.'s flesh creep; give sb. the creeps; make sb.'s hair stand on end. 使人不寒而栗
I tremble to think what will happen.
I tremble at the thought of what may happen.
Thoughts about the future filled him with foreboding.