Thesaurus / shakedown
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Punch a few holes in a hat-box, and make it up a shakedown inside.

I had a shakedown on a canvased-in porch, on which were six beds and four cots.

Down the ColumbiaLewis R. Freeman

There was to be a cruiser waiting at Bremerton for a shakedown cruise.

Cue for QuietThomas L. Sherred

At length his eyes rolling from side to side focused themselves on a low opening near the foot of his shakedown bed.

The Prodigal JudgeVaughan Kester

Ye'll sleep in the kitchen on a shakedown, and the divil knows where it'll shake from for I haven't a spare bed in the house!

Fairfax and His PrideMarie Van Vorst

The accommodation a shakedown on some planks, and breakfast in the morning.

At night the chief and his daughter retired to their wigwams, while the old trapper accepted a shakedown in the corner of our hut.

Afar in the ForestW.H.G. Kingston

You're asking for rationed food; for a shakedown, maybe, in a garret.

The Guarded HeightsWadsworth Camp

"Let me give you a shakedown at Ladybird Fold," suggested Peter.

Billy Barcroft, R.N.A.S.Percy F. Westerman

Every berth was taken, so I had a shakedown in the corridor, which was much more airy than any cabin.

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