What does shake-up mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. reorganization, reorganisation, shake-up, shakeup(verb)

    the imposition of a new organization; organizing differently (often involving extensive and drastic changes)

    "a committee was appointed to oversee the reorganization of the curriculum"; "top officials were forced out in the cabinet shakeup"

  2. jar, shake up, bump around(verb)

    shock physically

    "Georgia was shaken up in the Tech game"

  3. reorganize, reorganise, shake up(verb)

    organize anew

    "We must reorganize the company if we don't want to go under"

  4. succuss, shake up(verb)

    shake; especially (a patient to detect fluids or air in the body)

  5. stimulate, shake, shake up, excite, stir(verb)

    stir the feelings, emotions, or peace of

    "These stories shook the community"; "the civil war shook the country"

  6. agitate, vex, disturb, commove, shake up, stir up, raise up(verb)

    change the arrangement or position of

  7. fluff up, plump up, shake up(verb)

    make fuller by shaking

    "fluff up the pillows"

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of shake-up in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of shake-up in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of shake-up in a Sentence

  1. Kevan Yenerall:

    Most Democrats in the district may not dislike Pelosi, per se, but would like to shake up the status quo.

  2. Patrick Morrisey:

    This is a President that wants to shake up Washington, washington is completely broken and you need someone who is willing to go and fix it.

  3. Alexandre Polmard:

    I wanted to recreate the world of wine and shake up traditional butchery, seducing people once again to eat beef by offering them something exceptional.

  4. Richard Angell:

    Corbyn need to shake up his operation, kick out Ken Livingstone as a first step to nailing the anti-Semitism problem and focus on voter-friendly policy.

  5. Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich:

    Serving notice that we are not trapped by large contractors with big armies of lobbyists is going to shake up Washington as much as any single thing you can do.

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