Synonym: alter, change, substitute, vary. Similar words: lift, drift, fifty, fifth, gifted, fifteen, gift shop, shit. Meaning: [ʃɪft] n. 1. an event in which something is displaced without rotation 2. a qualitative change 3. the time period during which you are at work 4. the act of changing one thing or position for another 5. the act of moving from one place to another 6. (geology) a crack in the earth's crust resulting from the displacement of one side with respect to the other 7. a crew of workers who work for a specific period of time 8. the key on the typewriter keyboard that shifts from lower-case letters to upper-case letters 9. a woman's sleeveless undergarment 10. a loose-fitting dress hanging straight from the shoulders without a waist. v. 1. make a shift in or exchange of 2. change place or direction 3. move around 4. move very slightly 5. move from one setting or context to another 6. change in quality 7. move and exchange for another 8. move sideways or in an unsteady way 9. move abruptly 10. use a shift key on a keyboard 11. change phonetically as part of a systematic historical change 12. change gears 13. lay aside, abandon, or leave for another.
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1, Could you help me shift some furniture?
2, She's on the night shift this week.
3, The result reflects a modest rightward shift in opinion.
4, When do you check on for your night shift?
5, These proposals represent a dramatic shift in policy.
6, We arrived and clocked on for the night shift.
7, Their success does not necessarily reflect a leftward shift in politics.
8, Don't try to shift!
9, She was asked to work the weekend shift but she tried to beg off.
10, Lend me a hand to shift this box, will you ?
11, There has been a shift from smokestack industries into high-tech ones.
12, The timbers groan and creak and the floorboards shift.
13, Learn to shift gear at the right moment.
14, He was assigned to straw-boss the night shift.
15, The wind is expected to shift tomorrow.
16, That car can really shift!
17, The day shift arrives at eight o'clock.
18, If the stain still doesn't shift, try this.
19, I'm on the early shift tomorrow.
20, As the night shift leave/leaves,(http://sentencedict.com/shift.html) the day shift arrive/arrives.
21, They cut prices drastically to try and shift stock.
22, To run the spellchecker, press SHIFT and F7.
23, Modern detergents will shift most stains.
24, A shift system has been introduced.
25, He refused to shift his ground .
26, Shall I shift the chairs?
27, The night shift come / comes off at dawn.
28, We need to shift the focus of this debate.
29, Shift up when you reach 30 mph.
30, The oversight is not imputable to the person on the night shift.
More similar words: lift, drift, fifty, fifth, gifted, fifteen, gift shop, shit, T-shirt, cash in, fishing, fashion, cash in on, ownership, membership, leadership, old-fashioned, citizenship, scholarship, partnership, championship, relationship.