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1. shake

verb. ['ˈʃeɪk'] move or cause to move back and forth.

Synonyms

  • convulse
  • thrash about
  • toss
  • wiggle
  • jiggle
  • move
  • joggle
  • concuss
  • thresh
  • palpitate
  • tremble
  • thresh about
  • shake up
  • slash
  • plump up
  • succuss
  • quake
  • agitate
  • rattle
  • jactitate
  • fan
  • thrash
  • fluff up
  • tremor

Antonyms

  • descent
  • decrease
  • level
  • discharge

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Rhymes with Shake

  • partake
  • mistake
  • forsake
  • retake
  • remake
  • betake
  • steak
  • stake
  • spake
  • snake
  • shrake
  • schwake
  • schnake
  • schlake
  • quake
  • plake
  • opaque
  • flake
  • drake
  • break
  • brake
  • blake
  • awake
  • yake
  • wake
  • take
  • shaikh
  • shaik
  • schake
  • sake

How do you pronounce shake?

Pronounce shake as ʃeɪk.

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Sentences with shake


1. Verb, base form
Put the lid on the container and shake it to mix the ingredients well.

2. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
Pick a pod that's firm and rattles when you shake it.

Quotes about shake


1. The great gift of Easter is hope - Christian hope which makes us have that confidence in God, in his ultimate triumph, and in his goodness and love, which nothing can shake.
- Basil Hume

2. The great gift of Easter is hope - Christian hope which makes us have that confidence in God, in his ultimate triumph, and in his goodness and love, which nothing can shake.
- Basil Hume

3. Any people anywhere, being inclined and having the power, have the right to rise up, and shake off the existing government, and form a new one that suits them better. This is a most valuable - a most sacred right - a right, which we hope and believe, is to liberate the world.
- Abraham Lincoln

2. shake

verb. ['ˈʃeɪk'] move with or as if with a tremor.

Synonyms

  • move reflexively
  • didder

Antonyms

  • curse
  • bless
  • anesthetize

3. shake

verb. ['ˈʃeɪk'] shake or vibrate rapidly and intensively.

Synonyms

  • vibrate

Antonyms

  • divide
  • exhale

4. shake

verb. ['ˈʃeɪk'] undermine or cause to waver.

Antonyms

  • cause to sleep

5. shake

verb. ['ˈʃeɪk'] move back and forth or sideways.

Synonyms

  • rock
  • swag
  • sway
  • totter
  • roll
  • move back and forth

Antonyms

  • repel
  • criticize
  • fall
  • demote

6. shake

verb. ['ˈʃeɪk'] stir the feelings, emotions, or peace of.

Synonyms

  • kindle
  • vibrate
  • sex
  • turn on
  • invigorate
  • provoke
  • pick up
  • enliven
  • titillate
  • wind up
  • lift up
  • elicit
  • fuel
  • invite
  • enkindle
  • arouse
  • excite
  • frighten
  • animate
  • evoke
  • stir
  • thrill
  • tickle
  • shake up
  • tempt
  • exalt
  • elate
  • raise
  • inspire
  • stimulate
  • intoxicate
  • affright
  • uplift
  • scare
  • fright

Antonyms

  • calmness
  • fearlessness
  • disorganise
  • disorganize

7. shake

verb. ['ˈʃeɪk'] bring to a specified condition by or as if by shaking.

Synonyms

  • change
  • alter

Antonyms

  • fall asleep
  • desensitise
  • desensitize

8. shake

verb. ['ˈʃeɪk'] get rid of.

Synonyms

  • escape
  • shake off
  • escape from
  • break loose
  • throw off

Antonyms

  • unafraid
  • dry
  • cry
  • descend

9. shake

noun. ['ˈʃeɪk'] a reflex motion caused by cold or fear or excitement.

Synonyms

  • reflex action
  • instinctive reflex
  • unconditioned reflex
  • shiver
  • innate reflex
  • physiological reaction
  • reflex
  • tremble
  • reflex response

Antonyms

  • homosexual
  • sexual
  • asexual
  • male

10. shake

noun. ['ˈʃeɪk'] frothy drink of milk and flavoring and sometimes fruit or ice cream.

Synonyms

  • milkshake
  • malted milk
  • milk shake
  • frappe
  • eggshake
  • malted
  • drink

Antonyms

  • discourage
  • stifle
  • lower
  • deteriorate
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