other words for shake out
EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB
He began to shake out the ashes from his pipe, with a vague intention of relighting it.
Next the hands began to trifle with the teapot, and to shake out some of the coins.
All doubts ceased with this: the only fear was lest they should shake out the trembling life by rough usage.
"I guess you're not," snapped Miss Pewsey in rather an unlady-like manner, and she rose to shake out her skirts.
She paused to shake out the lustrous silk and spread the fichu over it that I might see the delicate pattern of the lace.
He put his napkin in his lap, careful to shake out all the folds.
They are filled with a mass of greenish spores that shake out at the slightest jar when ripe.
They shake out the threepenny bits and sixpences and coax out the pennies with the blade of a knife.
No matter; being light and fire-dry, it will brush off the one and shake out of the other.
I thought we were going to have some fun on board, but we don't do anything but study and shake out topsails.