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'shake' - used as a noun
1. building material used as siding or roofing
2. frothy drink of milk and flavoring and sometimes fruit or ice cream
3. a note that alternates rapidly with another note a semitone above it
4. grasping and shaking a person's hand (as to acknowledge an introduction or to agree on a contract)
5. a reflex motion caused by cold or fear or excitement
6. causing to move repeatedly from side to side

'shake' - used as a verb
7. move or cause to move back and forth
The chemist shook the flask vigorously
My hands were shaking
8. move with or as if with a tremor
his hands shook
9. shake or vibrate rapidly and intensively
10. move back and forth or sideways
11. undermine or cause to waver
The bad news shook her hopes
12. stir the feelings, emotions, or peace of
These stories shook the community
the civil war shook the country
13. get rid of
I couldn't shake the car that was following me
14. bring to a specified condition by or as if by shaking
shake the salt out of the salt shaker
15. 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!

derived forms
1. Shake / Plural
shakes
2. Shake / Past
shook
3. Shake / Third Person
shakes
4. Shake / Present Participle
shaking
5. Shake / Past Participle
shaken
Variations of 'shake'
 
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Fact of the day
The word assassination was invented by William Shakespeare.