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shake sth up

phrasal verb with shake uk   us   /ʃeɪk/ verb (shook, shaken)
C1 to cause large changes in something such as an organization, usually in order to make improvements: Technological changes have shaken up many industries. The first thing the new chairman of the company did was to shake up the management. Several new players have been brought in to shake up the team.
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