What does shook mean?

Definitions for shook
ʃʊkshook

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. shooknoun

    a disassembled barrel; the parts packed for storage or shipment

Wiktionary

  1. shooknoun

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

Webster Dictionary

  1. Shook

    of Shake

    Etymology: [Cf. Shock a bundle of sheaves.]

  2. Shook

    of Shake

    Etymology: [Cf. Shock a bundle of sheaves.]

  3. Shook

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

    Etymology: [Cf. Shock a bundle of sheaves.]

  4. Shooknoun

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

    Etymology: [Cf. Shock a bundle of sheaves.]

  5. Shooknoun

    a set of boards for a sugar box

    Etymology: [Cf. Shock a bundle of sheaves.]

  6. Shooknoun

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

    Etymology: [Cf. Shock a bundle of sheaves.]

  7. Shookverb

    to pack, as staves, in a shook

    Etymology: [Cf. Shock a bundle of sheaves.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Shook

    shook, pa.t. of shake.

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  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

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

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Numerology

  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. Stephen King:

    His mother called such people ignorant and superstitious, but his father only shook his head slowly and puffed his pipe and said that sometimes old stories had a grain or two of truth in them and it was best not to take chances. It was why, he said, he crossed himself whenever a black cat crossed his path.

  2. Bret Adams:

    We shook hands and it felt really awkward, it sounds strange to say that, but I haven't shaken hands for over a year with anybody, you know, and that's a normal thing for us to do.

  3. Rania Masri:

    What I felt was that it was an earthquake, the apartment shook horizontally and all of a sudden it felt like an explosion and the windows and doors burst open. The glass just broke. So many homes were damaged or destroyed.

  4. Michael Williams:

    There was a very large boom and everything started to shake for just a second as the shock passed over, everything sort of shook, my desk was shaking, I was shaking, my chair was shaking.

  5. Carlos Caicedo:

    We went to the villa. This guy shook our hands, looks us in the eyes, he tells his fake story, and we couldn't feel anything from this guy. Like, I just can't believe it.

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