What does shook mean?

Definitions for shook

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word shook.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. shook(noun)

    a disassembled barrel; the parts packed for storage or shipment


  1. shook(Noun)

    A set of pieces for making a cask or box, usually wood.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Shook

    of Shake

  2. Shook

    of Shake

  3. Shook

    imp. & obs. or poet. p. p. of Shake

  4. Shook(noun)

    a set of staves and headings sufficient in number for one hogshead, cask, barrel, or the like, trimmed, and bound together in compact form

  5. Shook(noun)

    a set of boards for a sugar box

  6. Shook(noun)

    the parts of a piece of house furniture, as a bedstead, packed together

  7. Shook(verb)

    to pack, as staves, in a shook

  8. Origin: [Cf. Shock a bundle of sheaves.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Shook

    shook, pa.t. of shake.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'shook' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1887


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of shook in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of shook in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of shook in a Sentence

  1. Erica Wright:

    We're all shook up.

  2. Brad James:

    They're really shook up.

  3. Linda Vester:

    My insides shook, i went completely cold.

  4. Aurea Posso:

    The tent shook really hard but it didn't come down.

  5. Jonathan Swift:

    Reason is a very light rider, and easily shook off.

Images & Illustrations of shook

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