Definition of SHAKEN

verb : SHAKEN

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) move or cause to move back and forth; "The chemist shook the flask vigorously"; "My hands were shaking" ;

  • 3. (

    ) shake or vibrate rapidly and intensively; "The old engine was juddering" ;

  • 4. (

    ) move back and forth or sideways; "the ship was rocking"; "the tall building swayed"; "She rocked back and forth on her feet" ;

  • 5. (

    ) undermine or cause to waver; "my faith has been shaken"; "The bad news shook her hopes" ;

  • 8. (

    ) bring to a specified condition by or as if by shaking; "He was shaken from his dreams"; "shake the salt out of the salt shaker" ;

  • 9. (

    ) shake (a body part) to communicate a greeting, feeling, or cognitive state; "shake one's head"; "She shook her finger at the naughty students"; "The old enemies shook hands"; "Don't shake your fist at me!" ;

Adjective : SHAKEN

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) disturbed psychologically as if by a physical jolt or shock; "retrieved his named from her jolted memory"; "the accident left her badly shaken" ;

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