Shake: definitions, synonyms, antonyms, examples and more!

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Meanings Frequency Definitions Examples Parts of Speech Hypernym Topic Region Verb Group
shake 42 Move or cause to move back and forth The chemist shook the flask vigorously, My hands were shaking Verb move No Data No Data No Data
shake 14 Move with or as if with a tremor his hands shook Verb move involuntarily No Data No Data No Data
shake 8 Shake or vibrate rapidly and intensively The old engine was juddering Verb vibrate No Data United kingdom No Data
shake 6 Move back and forth or sideways the ship was rocking, the tall building swayed, She rocked back and forth on her feet Verb move back and forth No Data No Data Rock
shake 6 Undermine or cause to waver my faith has been shaken, The bad news shook her hopes Verb weaken No Data No Data No Data
rock 6 Move back and forth or sideways the ship was rocking, the tall building swayed, She rocked back and forth on her feet Verb move back and forth No Data No Data Rock
escape from 6 Get rid of “I couldn’t shake the car that was following me” Verb escape No Data No Data No Data
sway 5 Move back and forth or sideways the ship was rocking, the tall building swayed, She rocked back and forth on her feet Verb move back and forth No Data No Data Rock
stir 4 Stir the feelings, emotions, or peace of These stories shook the community, the civil war shook the country Verb arouse No Data No Data No Data
shake off 3 Get rid of “I couldn’t shake the car that was following me” Verb escape No Data No Data No Data
trill 3 A note that alternates rapidly with another note a semitone above it No Data Noun note No Data No Data No Data
stimulate 3 Stir the feelings, emotions, or peace of These stories shook the community, the civil war shook the country Verb arouse No Data No Data No Data
shake 2 Stir the feelings, emotions, or peace of These stories shook the community, the civil war shook the country Verb arouse No Data No Data No Data
shake 1 Get rid of “I couldn’t shake the car that was following me” Verb escape No Data No Data No Data
handshaking 1 Grasping and shaking a person’s hand (as to acknowledge an introduction or to agree on a contract) No Data Noun acknowledgment contract No Data No Data
shiver 1 A reflex motion caused by cold or fear or excitement No Data Noun reflex No Data No Data No Data
shake 1 Bring to a specified condition by or as if by shaking He was shaken from his dreams, shake the salt out of the salt shaker Verb change No Data No Data No Data
handclasp 1 Grasping and shaking a person’s hand (as to acknowledge an introduction or to agree on a contract) No Data Noun acknowledgment contract No Data No Data
excite 0 Stir the feelings, emotions, or peace of These stories shook the community, the civil war shook the country Verb arouse No Data No Data No Data
shake up 0 Stir the feelings, emotions, or peace of These stories shook the community, the civil war shook the country Verb arouse No Data No Data No Data
throw off 0 Get rid of “I couldn’t shake the car that was following me” Verb escape No Data No Data No Data
shingle 0 Building material used as siding or roofing No Data Noun building material No Data No Data No Data
judder 0 Shake or vibrate rapidly and intensively The old engine was juddering Verb vibrate No Data United kingdom No Data
didder 0 Move with or as if with a tremor his hands shook Verb move involuntarily No Data No Data No Data
shake 0 Building material used as siding or roofing No Data Noun building material No Data No Data No Data
agitate 0 Move or cause to move back and forth The chemist shook the flask vigorously, My hands were shaking Verb move No Data No Data No Data
shake 0 Causing to move repeatedly from side to side No Data Noun agitation No Data No Data No Data
waggle 0 Causing to move repeatedly from side to side No Data Noun agitation No Data No Data No Data
wag 0 Causing to move repeatedly from side to side No Data Noun agitation No Data No Data No Data
shake 0 A reflex motion caused by cold or fear or excitement No Data Noun reflex No Data No Data No Data
tremble 0 A reflex motion caused by cold or fear or excitement No Data Noun reflex No Data No Data No Data
shake 0 Grasping and shaking a person’s hand (as to acknowledge an introduction or to agree on a contract) No Data Noun acknowledgment contract No Data No Data
handshake 0 Grasping and shaking a person’s hand (as to acknowledge an introduction or to agree on a contract) No Data Noun acknowledgment contract No Data No Data
shake 0 A note that alternates rapidly with another note a semitone above it No Data Noun note No Data No Data No Data
shake 0 Frothy drink of milk and flavoring and sometimes fruit or ice cream No Data Noun drink No Data No Data No Data
milk shake 0 Frothy drink of milk and flavoring and sometimes fruit or ice cream No Data Noun drink No Data No Data No Data
milkshake 0 Frothy drink of milk and flavoring and sometimes fruit or ice cream No Data Noun drink No Data No Data No Data
shake 0 Shake (a body part) to communicate a greeting, feeling, or cognitive state “shake one’s head”, She shook her finger at the naughty students, The old enemies shook hands, “Don’t shake your fist at me!” Verb gesticulate No Data No Data No Data
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How many meanings does the word "Shake" have?

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The word "Shake" has 38 meanings. The most frequent meaning is shake.

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What are the hyponyms for the word "Shake"?

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The word "Shake" has 582 hyponyms which are: arouse, assume, beat, bob, bolt, brush, buck, bustle, cant, careen, chop, churn, climb, close, crash, cut, cut to, dance, diverge, dodge, drop back, duck, exit, falter, fidget, flex, flinch, fling, flip, flow, flurry, fly, get down, grab, gravitate, heave, hit the dirt, hop, hop on, jerk, jolt, jump, linger, list, lunge, lurch, make way, mill, mope, move back and forth, move involuntarily, move over, nod, pulsate, putter, quicken, reach, reciprocate, roll, run, seesaw, separate, shake, sidle, slip, snap, spread, startle, steal, stir, streak, stretch, strike out, stumble, sweep, swoop, teeter, throw, thunder, turn, vibrate, wallow, wamble, whirl, wobble, writhe, shiver, twitch, judder, shimmy, flicker, rock, swing, blunt, break, cripple, dampen, de-energize, depress, devitalize, dilute, emasculate, enervate, enfeeble, etiolate, neutralize, rarefy, temper, unbrace, wash out, elude, escape, run away, anger, draw, excite, hurt, infatuate, inflame, interest, invite, overwhelm, prick, rekindle, shame, stimulate, strike a chord, upset, blue note, chord, dominant, eighth note, grace note, half note, mediant, middle c, monotone, passing note, pedal point, quarter note, sixteenth note, sixty-fourth note, subdominant, submediant, subtonic, supertonic, thirty-second note, tonic, trill, whole note, admission, aloha, apology, condolence, credits, declination, farewell, greeting, handshake, mea culpa, receipt, thanks, accommodation reflex, babinski, belch, blink, blush, defecation reflex, electric shock, fart, gulp, hiccup, knee jerk, light reflex, micturition reflex, mydriasis, pharyngeal reflex, pilomotor reflex, plantar reflex, rooting reflex, sneeze, stretch reflex, suckling reflex, tremble, vomit, yawn, accelerate, acerbate, acetylate, achromatize, activate, adjust, affect, age, alchemize, alcoholize, alkalinize, allegorize, alter, americanize, angulate, animize, antiquate, antique, archaize, arterialize, ash, assimilate, automatize, awaken, barb, barbarize, bestialize, better, blind, blister, blur, boil, break down, brighten, bring, brutalize, bubble, calcify, camp, capture, cause to sleep, centralize, change intensity, change taste, charge, chasten, check, circularize, civilize, clarify, classicize, clean, clear, clot, cloud, coarsen, cohere, color, commercialize, communize, commute, complicate, condense, confuse, constitutionalize, contaminate, conventionalize, convert, cook, cool, corrupt, counterchange, crack, cry, customize, damage, darken, de-emphasize, deaden, deaminate, decarboxylate, decelerate, decentralize, decimalize, decorate, decrease, decrepitate, deflate, deform, dehydrogenate, demagnetize, demist, democratize, demonize, demulsify, demythologize, denationalize, denaturalize, denature, deodorize, depersonalize, depolarize, desensitize, destabilize, detransitivize, devalue, develop, devilize, digitize, dinge, dirty, disable, discolor, disharmonize, disintegrate, disorder, disqualify, dissimilate, dissolve, diversify, dizzy, domesticate, dope, dry, dull, dynamize, ease up, edit, embrittle, empty, emulsify, enable, end, equal, eroticize, estrange, etherealize, europeanize, evaporate, even, extend, exteriorize, fatten, feminize, fertilize, fill, fix, flatten, flocculate, freeze, frenchify, full, gelatinize, glamorize, glorify, habituate, harmonize, harshen, heat, hue, humanize, humble, hydrogenate, immaterialize, immortalize, inactivate, incandesce, increase, indispose, industrialize, inflate, inform, inseminate, insulate, intensify, internationalize, introvert, invalidate, invert, iodinate, ionate, islamize, isomerize, laicize, legitimate, lend, liberalize, lifehack, lift, liquefy, loosen, louden, lower, lubricate, magnetize, make, mark, masculinize, mechanize, militarize, mince, mix, morph, muddy, mythologize, nationalize, naturalize, nazify, nick, normalize, obfuscate, obscure, occidentalize, officialize, opacify, opalize, opsonize, orientalize, ossify, outmode, oxidize, oxygenize, paganize, pall, parallel, patent, personalize, piggyback, plasticize, poison, polarize, politicize, port, professionalize, proof, prostrate, purify, put, radicalize, rationalize, recombine, recommend, reconstruct, refine, reflate, reform, refresh, relax, remodel, restore, revolutionize, right, ripen, romanticize, round off, rusticate, sanitize, saponify, saturate, sauce, schematize, scramble, sensitize, sentimentalize, set, sexualize, shade, shallow, shape, sharpen, shift, shorten, simplify, slenderize, smut, sober, socialize, soften, solemnize, solvate, spice, spike, sputter, stabilize, stain, steepen, stiffen, still, straighten, strengthen, string, substitute, suburbanize, supercharge, supple, suspend, sweeten, switch, symmetrize, synchronize, tame, tender, tense, territorialize, thicken, think, tighten, tone down, touch, transaminate, transfigure, transform, transitivize, translate, transmute, transpose, turn back, uglify, unclutter, uniformize, unite, unsanctify, unscramble, unsex, untie, untune, urbanize, validate, variegate, vascularize, ventilate, verbify, vesiculate, visualize, vitalize, vitrify, vivify, volatilize, vulgarise, warm, weaken, weaponize, wet, widen, worsen, brick, bricks and mortar, building block, cement, concrete, covering material, fencing material, flooring, gunite, insulating material, lath and plaster, lumber, mortar, roofing material, shingle, siding, staff, sticks and stone, stone, wattle and daub, shaking, stirring, wag, worrying, chaser, draft, eye opener, frappe, hair of the dog, ice-cream soda, libation, milkshake, nightcap, pledge, posset, sangaree, shandygaff, stirrup cup, sundowner, syllabub, whiskey neat, whiskey on the rocks, applaud, beckon, bless, bow, clap, cross oneself, exsert, shrug, wink.

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Is the word "Shake" very frequent in Wordnet’s lexical database?

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The word "Shake" has a maximum frequency of 42.

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What are the synonyms for the word "Shake"?

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The word "Shake" has no synonyms.

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