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shakes a leg

  • as inrush
  • as inscoot
  • as inskedaddle
  • as instir
  • as inrise and shine
  • as infestinate
  • as inget the lead out
  • as inhasten
  • as inhurry
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Synonyms for shakes a leg

verb hurry, speed
  • barrel
  • bolt
  • break
  • charge
  • chase
  • dash
  • dispatch
  • fly
  • hustle
  • press
  • push
  • run
  • scramble
  • scurry
  • shoot
  • sprint
  • zip
  • accelerate
  • career
  • course
  • dart
  • expedite
  • fleet
  • fling
  • flit
  • haste
  • hasten
  • hotfoot
  • quicken
  • race
  • roll
  • scud
  • streak
  • surge
  • tear
  • whiz
  • zoom
  • fire up
  • get cracking
  • get the lead out
  • go like lightning
  • hurry up
  • lose no time
  • make haste
  • make short work of
  • shake a leg
  • speed up
  • step on gas

Antonyms for shakes a leg

  • dawdle
  • hide
  • obey
  • pull
  • retreat
  • slow
  • stay
  • wait
  • walk
  • decelerate
  • hinder
  • retard
  • guard
  • protect
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.