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  1. [noun] building material used as siding or roofing
    Synonyms: shingle

  2. [noun] frothy drink of milk and flavoring and sometimes fruit or ice cream
    Synonyms: milkmilk

  3. [noun] a note that alternates rapidly with another note a semitone above it
    Synonyms: trill

  4. [noun] grasping and shaking a person's hand (as to acknowledge an introduction or to agree on a contract)
    Synonyms: handhandshaking, handclasp

  5. [noun] reflex shaking caused by cold or fear or excitement
    Synonyms: tremble, shiver

  6. [noun] causing to move repeatedly from side to side
    Synonyms: wag, waggle

  7. [verb] move or cause to move back and forth; "The chemist shook the flask vigorously"; "My hands were shaking"
    Synonyms: agitate

  8. [verb] move with or as if with a tremor; "his hands shook"
    Synonyms: didder

  9. [verb] shake or vibrate rapidly and intensively; "The old engine was juddering"
    Synonyms: judder

  10. [verb] move back and forth or sideways; "the ship was rocking"; "the tall building swayed"; "She rocked back and forth on her feet"
    Synonyms: rock, sway

  11. [verb] undermine or cause to waver; "my faith has been shaken"; "The bad news shook her hopes"

  12. [verb] stir the feelings, emotions, or peace of; "These stories shook the community"; "the civil war shook the country"
    Synonyms: stimulate, up, excite, stir

  13. [verb] get rid of; "I couldn't shake the car that was following me"
    Synonyms: off, throw off, escape from

  14. [verb] 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"

  15. [verb] 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!"


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