Synonyms for shift gears
- switch over
- turn one around
- turn over new leaf
- turn the corner
- turn the tables
Antonyms for shift gears
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR SHIFT GEARS
Its best to shift gears going over the equator, Brent said; go into second and stay in second till you get up the hill.
A common mistake is the attempt to shift gears with the clutch not entirely released.
I tried to shift gears and start the engine at the same time, and succeeded in doing exactly nothing.