Definitions for shuffleˈʃʌf əl

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. shuffle, shuffling, make(noun)

    the act of mixing cards haphazardly

  2. shamble, shambling, shuffle, shuffling(verb)

    walking with a slow dragging motion without lifting your feet

    "from his shambling I assumed he was very old"

  3. shuffle, scuffle, shamble(verb)

    walk by dragging one's feet

    "he shuffled out of the room"; "We heard his feet shuffling down the hall"

  4. shuffle(verb)

    move about, move back and forth

    "He shuffled his funds among different accounts in various countries so as to avoid the IRS"

  5. shuffle, ruffle, mix(verb)

    mix so as to make a random order or arrangement

    "shuffle the cards"

WiktionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. shuffle(Noun)

    The act of shuffling cards.

    He made a real mess of the last shuffle.

  2. shuffle(Noun)

    An instance of walking without lifting one's feet.

    The sad young girl left with a tired shuffle.

  3. shuffle(Noun)

    A rhythm commonly used in blues music. Consists of a series of triplet notes with the middle note missing, so that it sounds like a long note followed by a short note. Sounds like a walker dragging one foot.

  4. shuffle(Noun)

    A trick; an artifice; an evasion.

    The gifts of nature are beyond all shame and shuffles. uE000157462uE001 L'Estrange.

  5. shuffle(Verb)

    To put in a random order.

  6. shuffle(Verb)

    To walk without picking up one's feet

  7. shuffle(Verb)

    To change; modify the order of something.

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Shuffle(verb)

    to shove one way and the other; to push from one to another; as, to shuffle money from hand to hand

  2. Shuffle(verb)

    to mix by pushing or shoving; to confuse; to throw into disorder; especially, to change the relative positions of, as of the cards in a pack

  3. Shuffle(verb)

    to remove or introduce by artificial confusion

  4. Shuffle(verb)

    to change the relative position of cards in a pack; as, to shuffle and cut

  5. Shuffle(verb)

    to change one's position; to shift ground; to evade questions; to resort to equivocation; to prevaricate

  6. Shuffle(verb)

    to use arts or expedients; to make shift

  7. Shuffle(verb)

    to move in a slovenly, dragging manner; to drag or scrape the feet in walking or dancing

  8. Shuffle(noun)

    the act of shuffling; a mixing confusedly; a slovenly, dragging motion

  9. Shuffle(noun)

    a trick; an artifice; an evasion

  10. Origin: [Originally the same word as scuffle, and properly a freq. of shove. See Shove, and Scuffle.]

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