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  • v. To agitate by shaking.
  • v. To reorganize, to make reforms in.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • v. stir the feelings, emotions, or peace of
  • v. shake; especially (a patient to detect fluids or air in the body)
  • v. organize anew
  • v. change the arrangement or position of
  • v. shock physically
  • v. make fuller by shaking


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  • No one gave her much of a chance, so she tried to shake up the race with an innuendo about Mikulski‚Äôs sexual orientation.

    No Excuses


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