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Hake vs. Shake

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  • Hake (noun)

    A hook; a pot-hook.

  • Hake (noun)

    A kind of weapon; a pike.

  • Hake (noun)

    The draught-irons of a plough.

  • Hake (noun)

    One of several species of marine gadoid fishes, of the genera noshow=1, Merluccius, and allies.

  • Hake (noun)

    A drying shed, as for unburned tile.

  • Hake (verb)

    To loiter; to sneak.

  • Shake (verb)

    To cause (something) to move rapidly in opposite directions alternatingly.

    "The earthquake shook the building."

    "He shook the can of soda for thirty seconds before delivering it to me, so that, when I popped it open, soda went everywhere."

  • Shake (verb)

    To move (one's head) from side to side, especially to indicate refusal, reluctance{{,}} or disapproval.

    "Shaking his head, he kept repeating "No, no, no"."

  • Shake (verb)

    To move or remove by agitating; to throw off by a jolting or vibrating motion.

    "to shake fruit down from a tree"

  • Shake (verb)

    To disturb emotionally; to shock.

    "traumatize"

    "Her father's death shook her terribly."

    "He was shaken by what had happened."

  • Shake (verb)

    To lose, evade, or get rid of (something).

    "I can't shake the feeling that I forgot something."

  • Shake (verb)

    To move from side to side.

    "shiver|tremble"

    "She shook with grief."

  • Shake (verb)

    To shake hands.

    "OK, let's shake on it."

  • Shake (verb)

    To dance.

    "She was shaking it on the dance floor."

  • Shake (verb)

    To give a tremulous tone to; to trill.

    "to shake a note in music"

  • Shake (verb)

    To threaten to overthrow.

    "The experience shook my religious belief."

  • Shake (verb)

    To be agitated; to lose firmness.

  • Shake (noun)

    The act of shaking or being shaken; tremulous or back-and-forth motion.

    "The cat gave the mouse a shake."

    "She replied in the negative, with a shake of her head."

  • Shake (noun)

    A milkshake.

  • Shake (noun)

    A beverage made by adding ice cream to a (usually carbonated) drink; a float.

  • Shake (noun)

    Shake cannabis, small, leafy fragments of cannabis that gather at the bottom of a bag of marijuana.

  • Shake (noun)

    A thin shingle.

  • Shake (noun)

    A crack or split between the growth rings in wood.

  • Shake (noun)

    A fissure in rock or earth.

  • Shake (noun)

    A basic wooden shingle made from split logs, traditionally used for roofing etc.

  • Shake (noun)

    Instant, second. (Especially in two shakes.)

  • Shake (noun)

    One of the staves of a hogshead or barrel taken apart.

  • Shake (noun)

    A rapid alternation of a principal tone with another represented on the next degree of the staff above or below it; a trill.

  • Shake (noun)

    A shook of staves and headings.

  • Shake (noun)

    The redshank, so called from the nodding of its head while on the ground.

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Oxford Dictionary
  • Hake (noun)

    A drying shed, as for unburned tile.

  • Hake (noun)

    One of several species of marine gadoid fishes, of the genera Phycis, Merlucius, and allies. The common European hake is Merlucius vulgaris; the American silver hake or whiting is Merlucius bilinearis. Two American species (Phycis chuss and Phycis tenius) are important food fishes, and are also valued for their oil and sounds. Called also squirrel hake, and codling.

  • Hake (verb)

    To loiter; to sneak.

  • Shake

    obs. p. p. of Shake.

  • Shake

    To cause to move with quick or violent vibrations; to move rapidly one way and the other; to make to tremble or shiver; to agitate.

  • Shake

    Fig.: To move from firmness; to weaken the stability of; to cause to waver; to impair the resolution of.

  • Shake

    To give a tremulous tone to; to trill; as, to shake a note in music.

  • Shake

    To move or remove by agitating; to throw off by a jolting or vibrating motion; to rid one's self of; - generally with an adverb, as off, out, etc.; as, to shake fruit down from a tree.

  • Shake (verb)

    To be agitated with a waving or vibratory motion; to tremble; to shiver; to quake; to totter.

  • Shake (noun)

    The act or result of shaking; a vacillating or wavering motion; a rapid motion one way and other; a trembling, quaking, or shivering; agitation.

  • Shake (noun)

    A fissure or crack in timber, caused by its being dried too suddenly.

  • Shake (noun)

    A fissure in rock or earth.

  • Shake (noun)

    A rapid alternation of a principal tone with another represented on the next degree of the staff above or below it; a trill.

  • Shake (noun)

    One of the staves of a hogshead or barrel taken apart.

  • Shake (noun)

    A shook of staves and headings.

  • Shake (noun)

    The redshank; - so called from the nodding of its head while on the ground.

Webster Dictionary
  • Hake (noun)

    the lean flesh of a fish similar to cod

  • Hake (noun)

    any of several marine food fishes related to cod

  • Shake (noun)

    building material used as siding or roofing

  • Shake (noun)

    frothy drink of milk and flavoring and sometimes fruit or ice cream

  • Shake (noun)

    a note that alternates rapidly with another note a semitone above it

  • Shake (noun)

    grasping and shaking a person's hand (as to acknowledge an introduction or to agree on a contract)

  • Shake (noun)

    reflex shaking caused by cold or fear or excitement

  • Shake (noun)

    causing to move repeatedly from side to side

  • Shake (verb)

    move or cause to move back and forth;

    "The chemist shook the flask vigorously"

    "My hands were shaking"

  • Shake (verb)

    move with or as if with a tremor;

    "his hands shook"

  • Shake (verb)

    shake or vibrate rapidly and intensively;

    "The old engine was juddering"

  • Shake (verb)

    move back and forth or sideways;

    "the ship was rocking"

    "the tall building swayed"

    "She rocked back and forth on her feet"

  • Shake (verb)

    undermine or cause to waver;

    "my faith has been shaken"

    "The bad news shook her hopes"

  • Shake (verb)

    stir the feelings, emotions, or peace of;

    "These stories shook the community"

    "the civil war shook the country"

  • Shake (verb)

    bring to a specified condition by or as if by shaking;

    "He was shaken from his dreams"

    "shake the salt out of the salt shaker"

  • Shake (verb)

    shake (a body part) to communicate a greeting, feeling, or cognitive state;

    "shake one's head"

    "She shook her finger at the naughty students"

    "The old enemies shook hands"

    "Don't shake your fist at me!"

Princeton's WordNet

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