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Translation of "shake" - English-Japanese dictionary

shake

verb   /ʃeɪk/ ( present participle shaking, past tense shook, past participle shaken)
B1 to make quick, short movements from side to side or up and down, or to make something or someone do this 揺れる, ~を揺する, 振る Shake the bottle.
If you are shaking, your body makes quick short movements because you are frightened or nervous. 震える He was shaking with nerves.
shake hands B1 to hold someone’s hand and move it up and down when you meet them for the first time 握手する, 手を握る The two leaders smiled and shook hands. He refused to shake hands with me.
shake your head to move your head from side to side to mean ‘no’ 首(頭)を横に振る
(Definition of shake from the Cambridge English-Japanese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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