shaking, present participle; shaken, past participle; shakes, 3rd person singular present; shook, past tense;
(of a structure or area of land) Tremble or vibrate
buildings shook in Sacramento and tremors were felt in Reno
Cause to tremble or vibrate
a severe earthquake shook the area
(of a person, a part of the body, or the voice) Tremble uncontrollably from a strong emotion such as fear or anger
Luke was shaking with rage
her voice shook with passion
Move (an object) up and down or from side to side with rapid, forceful, jerky movements
she stood in the hall and shook her umbrella
Remove (an object or substance) from something by movements of this kind
they shook the sand out of their shoes
Get rid of or put an end to (something unwanted)
he was unable to shake off the memories of the trenches
Grasp (someone) and move them roughly to and fro, either in anger or to rouse them from sleep
he gently shook the driver awake and they set off
Brandish in anger or as a warning; make a threatening gesture with
men shook their fists and shouted
Upset the composure of; shock or astonish
rumors of a further loss shook the market
the fall shook him up quite badly
she was visibly shaken and upset when she returned
Cause a change of mood or attitude by shocking or disturbing (someone)
he had to shake himself out of his lethargy
Weaken or impair (confidence, a belief, etc.), esp. by shocking or disturbing
the escalation in costs is certain to shake the confidence of private investors
jolted: disturbed psychologically as if by a physical jolt or shock; "retrieved his named from her jolted memory"; "the accident left her badly shaken"
(shake) move or cause to move back and forth; "The chemist shook the flask vigorously"; "My hands were shaking"
(shake) shingle: building material used as siding or roofing
(shake) milkshake: frothy drink of milk and flavoring and sometimes fruit or ice cream
(shake) move with or as if with a tremor; "his hands shook"
(shake) trill: a note that alternates rapidly with another note a semitone above it
"Shaken" is a single from Rachael Lampa's debut album Live For You.
(Shake (Andrew Ridgeley song)) Shake is a song by former wham member Andrew Ridgeley,off the album Son of Albert. The song was Released in 1990 and charted in Australian charts at number 13.
(SHAKE (constraint)) In mechanics, a constraint algorithm is a method for satisfying constraints for bodies that obey Newton's equations of motion. ...
(Shake (producer)) Anthony "Shake" Shakir, who also uses the aliases Sequence 10 and Da Sampla, is an American techno producer, best known for his contributions to Detroit techno.
(Shake (Sam Cooke song)) "Shake" is a song written and recorded by Sam Cooke (U.S. Pop #7, U.S. R&B #4).
(Shake (shingle)) A shake is a wooden shingle that is made from split logs. When these are used for covering the top of a house, the result is a shake roof.
(shake) The act of shaking something; A milkshake; A beverage made by adding ice cream to a (usually carbonated) drink; a float; Shake cannabis, small, leafy fragments of cannabis that gather at the bottom of a bag of marijuana; Shingle; A crack or splint in wood; Instant, second. (Esp. ...
(Shake) A wood roofing material, normally cedar or redwood. Produced by splitting a block of the wood along the grain line. Modern shakes are sometimes machine sawn on one side. See shingle.
(Shake) A separation along the grain, the greater part of which occurs between the rings of annual growth.
(Shake) A thick handsplit shingle, resawed to form two shakes; usually edge-grained.
(Shake) 1. A lengthwise grain separation between growth rings, or a break through the rings (radial shake), usually the result of high winds. Among the recognized types and degrees of shake are: fine, slight, medium, open, cup, round, ring, shell, through, and pith. 2. ...
(Shake) A lumber defect that is a lengthwise separation of wood, usually along the growth rings.
(Shake) (1) Add ice to a shaker tin, (2) then ingredients, (3) insert the mixing glass into the shaker tin, (4) shake, (5) remove the glass (6) then strain from the shaker tin into a serving glass.
(Shake) The most obvious term in the mixologists dictionary. Shake refers to using a cocktail shaker to shake the cocktail mixture with ice. If you don't have a shaker then you can use a sealable jar.
(Shake) Loose leafy (sometimes seedy) marijuana left at the bottom of the bag after the buds have been removed.
(Shake) A separation of the wood along an annual ring (ring shake)or cracks radiating from the heart (heart shake) caused by frost, wind, or felling of the tree.
(Shake) Cracks in the lumber which follow the annual rings. Parts of trunks with this defect are not suitable for producing veneer or sawn timber.
(SHAKE) A thick hand-split shingle formed by splitting a short log into tapered sections. Also a crack occurring in timber.
(Shake) (1) Roofing or sidewall material produced from wood, usually cedar, with at least one surface having a grain split face. (2) A crack in timber due to natural causes.