Synonyms for shake
- set in motion
- stir up
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR SHAKE
Grace caught Emma by the shoulders and proceeded to shake her.
Hey, Scottie, shake up the fire and put on some coffee, will you?
She clung to appearances with a tenacity that nothing could shake.
"Remember, sir, you are an honest man; you cannot shake hands with me," said George.
He made an effort to shake off the feeling, and spoke with a sneer.
"It is well," said he, and with a shake of the bridle rode on down the woodland path.
Come, my daughter, shake hands with this gentleman, and pledge him your troth.
He stopped a moment, tapping the frame with his fingers to shake off the dust.
The circumstances of war contain every element that can shake the nerves.
They pressed forward to shake the hands of this strange couple.
RELATED WORDS AND SYNONYMS FOR SHAKE
- fake out
- fend off
- give the slip
- hold off
- keep clear
- lay low
- run for cover
- shake and bake
- shake off
- shrink from
- shuffle off
- skip out on
- skip town
- stay away
- stay out
- steer clear of
- step aside
- turn aside
- ward off