Shift

/shi'ft/

Sense: Noun


  1. An event in which something is displaced without rotation.

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  2. The time period during which you are at work.

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  3. The act of moving from one place to another.

    1. His constant shifting disrupted the class.
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  4. A crew of workers who work for a specific period of time.

  5. A woman's sleeveless undergarment.

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Sense: Verb


  1. Change place or direction.

    1. Shift one's position.
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  2. Move sideways or in an unsteady way.

    1. The ship careened out of control.
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Pronunciation
Syllable Hyphenation
shift
IPA Transcription
/ʃɪ'ft/
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