Definition of “shake down” - English Dictionary


(Definition of “shake down” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“shake down” in Business English

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shake down

phrasal verb with shake uk /ʃeɪk/ us verb [ T ]

[ I ] if a new system or situation shakes down, it begins to work normally:

The new IT network is still causing delays but is expected to shake down by year end.

(Definition of “shake down” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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