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Chinese (Traditional) translation of “shake”

shake

verb (MOVE)
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/ʃeɪk/ (shook, shaken)
[T] to move backwards and forwards or up and down in quick, short movements, or to make something or someone do this
搖動;抖動;使顫動
A young boy climbed into the apple tree and shook the branches so that the fruit fell down.
一個男孩爬上蘋果樹,用力搖著樹枝好讓蘋果掉下來。
Babies like toys that make a noise when they're shaken.
嬰兒喜歡搖晃時能發出聲響的玩具。
The explosion shook buildings for miles around.
爆炸震動了好幾哩以內的房屋。
[+ obj + adj ] People in southern California were shaken awake by an earthquake.
加洲南部的人們被地震震醒了。
She shook her hair loose from its ribbon.
她抖了抖頭髮,把絲帶抖掉。
Anna shook some powdered chocolate over her coffee.
安娜往咖啡裡撒了一些巧克力粉。
Every time one of these big trucks goes through the village, all the houses shake.
每當這樣的一輛大卡車從村裡經過,所有的房屋都會震動。
The child's body was shaking with sobs.
這個孩子哭得渾身顫抖。
Shaking, swinging and vibrating
[I] If you are shaking, your body makes quick short movements, or you feel as if it is doing so, because you are frightened or nervous
(因害怕或緊張而)打顫,發抖
She was shaking as she opened the letter.
她顫抖著拆開了信。
Her voice shook as she spoke about the person who attacked her.
她談起攻擊她的人時聲音直打顫。
I was shaking in my shoes/boots (= very nervous) about having to tell Dad what I'd done.
想到不得不告訴爸爸我的所作所爲時,我害怕得直發抖。
I was shaking like a leaf/ UKlike a jelly (= very nervous) before my exam.
我考試前特別緊張。
Making short, sudden movements
shake sb's hand/shake sb by the hand to hold someone's hand and move it up and down, especially when you meet them for the first time or when you make an agreement with them
(尤指初次見面或達成協定時)握(某人的)手
"Pleased to meet you, " he said, shaking my hand.
「很高興見到你,」他邊說邊與我握手。
The Princess was photographed shaking hands with AIDS victims.
王妃與愛滋病患者握手的場面被拍了下來。
It seems that we have a deal, so let's shake (hands) on it.
看來我們成交了,我們來爲此握手吧。
"Congratulations, " she said, shaking the winner by the hand.
「恭喜你,」 她說著握了握獲勝者的手。
Welcoming, greeting and greetingsGestures with the hands or arms
shake your head to move your head from side to side, in order to express disagreement, sadness or that you do not want or believe something
搖頭(表示不同意、悲傷、不想要或不信)
I asked Tim if he'd seen Jackie lately but he shook his head.
我問蒂姆近來是否見過傑基,他搖了搖頭。
"That's incredible!" he said, shaking his head in disbelief.
「簡直難以置信!」他一邊說,一邊不相信地搖著頭。
Gestures with the head or shoulders
shake your fist to hold your hand up in the air with your fingers and thumb bent, and move it forcefully backwards and forwards, to show that you are angry
揮舞拳頭(表示憤怒); 揮拳相向
He shook his fist at the driver who pulled out in front of him.
他向那個突然由路邊開到他前面的司機揮了一拳。
Gestures with the hands or arms
(Definition of shake verb (MOVE) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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