Textual thesaurus for "shake"

(noun) wag, waggle

causing to move repeatedly from side to side

(noun) tremble, shiver

a reflex motion caused by cold or fear or excitement

(noun) handclasp, handshake, handshaking

grasping and shaking a person's hand (as to acknowledge an introduction or to agree on a contract)

(noun) trill

a note that alternates rapidly with another note a semitone above it

(noun) milk shake, milkshake

frothy drink of milk and flavoring and sometimes fruit or ice cream

(noun) shingle

building material used as siding or roofing

(verb) didder

move with or as if with a tremor

his hands shook

(verb) excite, stimulate, stir, shake up

stir the feelings, emotions, or peace of

These stories shook the community; the civil war shook the country

(verb) sway, rock

move back and forth or sideways

the ship was rocking; the tall building swayed; She rocked back and forth on her feet

(verb) agitate

move or cause to move back and forth

The chemist shook the flask vigorously; My hands were shaking

(verb) judder

shake or vibrate rapidly and intensively

The old engine was juddering

(verb) throw off, escape from, shake off

get rid of

I couldn't shake the car that was following me