What does shaking mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. shaking(noun)

    the act of causing something to move up and down (or back and forth) with quick movements

  2. shaking, shakiness, trembling, quiver, quivering, vibration, palpitation(noun)

    a shaky motion

    "the shaking of his fingers as he lit his pipe"

Wiktionary

  1. shaking(Noun)

    A movement that shakes.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Shaking

    of Shake

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'shaking' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4842

How to pronounce shaking?

  1. Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Indian

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of shaking in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of shaking in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of shaking in a Sentence

  1. Lisa Morgan:

    She was shaking her hands because they hurt, her feet hurt.

  2. Galina Baryshnikova:

    Her legs were moving, she had convulsions, her whole body was shaking, i put socks on her, then a robe, then a blanket, but she was shivering to such an extent, I ca n’t even describe it.

  3. James Harrison:

    I’m still shaking a little bit, my heart’s still pounding, I still have a bunch of adrenaline because it was right outside my door, right outside the class door, i heard the shells of the bullets from the gun on the floor.

  4. Matt Wilson:

    Everything on the ground floor is gone, our house had windows blow out at 3 a.m. or 4 a.m.( Wednesday) and the whole house was shaking like a boat on the water.

  5. Chuck Grassley:

    I am doing the usual things, trying not to shake hands with people, washing my hands and being careful about sneezing and stuff like that. Beyond that, not much. I am not avoiding meetings. Yesterday and today, I always have eight 15-minute meetings with constituents, I am continuing those meetings, just not shaking hands like I usually would.

Images & Illustrations of shaking

  1. shakingshakingshakingshakingshaking

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