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Princeton's WordNet

  1. jolted, shakenadjective

    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. Shakenadjective

    caused to shake; agitated; as, a shaken bough

  3. Shakenadjective

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

  4. Shakennoun

    impaired, as by a shock

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  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. Virat Kohli:

    To me, attacking someone over their religion is the most pathetic thing that a human being can do, we stand by him fully, we're backing him 200 %... our brotherhood, our friendship within the team -- nothing can be shaken.

  2. Justin Rose:

    The first six holes anything that could go wrong did go wrong, in the past I might have got a little rattled, a little shaken by that start but I didn't today.

  3. John Claffey:

    This has shaken a lot of people’s worlds, a lot of people from Western New England, who haven’t been here in 18 years, it’s still having an impact on them.

  4. Oskar Groening:

    I was so shaken. I don't find what he did good at all.

  5. Kate Upton:

    That did not stop Paul’s constant grabbing. I was extremely shaken, surprised and scared.

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    a state of being carried away by overwhelming emotion
    • A. bowel
    • B. aerial
    • C. rapture
    • D. plantation

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