What does shaken mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. jolted, shaken(adj)

    disturbed psychologically as if by a physical jolt or shock

    "retrieved his named from her jolted memory"; "the accident left her badly shaken"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Shaken

    of Shake

  2. Shaken(adj)

    caused to shake; agitated; as, a shaken bough

  3. Shaken(adj)

    cracked or checked; split. See Shake, n., 2

  4. Shaken(noun)

    impaired, as by a shock

How to pronounce shaken?

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    Alex
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    Daniel
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    Veena
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How to say shaken in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of shaken in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of shaken in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of shaken in a Sentence

  1. Alfred Jarry:

    It is because the public are a mass -- inert, obtuse, and passive -- that they need to be shaken up from time to time so that we can tell from their bear-like grunts where they are -- and also where they stand. They are pretty harmless, in spite of their numbers, because they are fighting against intelligence.

  2. William Taylor:

    With the hold (the delay in delivering the military aid), we have already shaken their faith in us, i think it's crazy to withhold security assistance for help with a political campaign.

  3. Marty Makary:

    Doctors and hospitals should be paid fairly. I firmly believe that, but oftentimes these patients are being shaken down with the most aggressive and predatory practices we've ever seen in the history of medicine.

  4. Governor Dannel Malloy:

    The further away we get from Dec. 14, 2012, the more apparent it is to me that the entire country was shaken to its core by the tragic events that occurred at Sandy Hook Elementary School, rather than losing its impact, or immediacy over time, the desire for changing polices and our laws to prevent another incident like this one increases on a daily basis.

  5. Salman Ahmed:

    Until a year ago yuan was seen as a one-way street. Everyone knew about issues in the economy but also that they had $3.9 trillion (in reserves) to backstop any spillovers. Trust in that shield has been shaken.

Images & Illustrations of shaken

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