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synonyms for shakes off

  • clear
  • dislodge
  • drop
  • elude
  • get away from
  • get rid of
  • give the slip
  • leave behind
  • remove
  • rid oneself of
  • throw off
  • unburden
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antonyms for shakes off

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  • appear
  • present
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How to use shakes off in a sentence

A far-off volley rumbled over the plain, and a few birds stirred uneasily among the trees.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
The ground shakes and out from the darkness of the forest plunges a huge buffalo.
ALILA, OUR LITTLE PHILIPPINE COUSINMARY HAZELTON WADE
Growling horribly, the enraged brute seized poor Pearson and shook him as a terrier dog shakes a rat.
HUNTING THE LIONSR.M. BALLANTYNE
There was the same sniffing and scratching as before, and I felt the tent give a little as when wind shakes it.
THREE MORE JOHN SILENCE STORIESALGERNON BLACKWOOD
The coachman gathers up his reins and shakes squarely down into his seat; the ostlers step back.
THE PORTSMOUTH ROAD AND ITS TRIBUTARIESCHARLES G. HARPER
Jean was to be an architect—God knows why—but Aristide settled it, definitely, off-hand.
THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
In favorable parts of the trail he must do better than that, to off-set losses of time where the going was most difficult.
MOTOR MATT'S "CENTURY" RUNSTANLEY R. MATTHEWS
There was something about the man that Matt liked, in spite of the deceit he had practised at the start-off of their acquaintance.
MOTOR MATT'S "CENTURY" RUNSTANLEY R. MATTHEWS
She did not take the broad, beaten road which led to the far-off plantation of Valmonde.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
Consequently Tchaikovsky delighted in hearing her recall the joys and sorrows of those far-off days.
THE LIFE & LETTERS OF PETER ILICH TCHAIKOVSKYMODESTE TCHAIKOVSKY
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