Explicație shift în Dicționarul Englez Englez

shift

(shift )

substantiv
the act of changing one thing or position for another
"his switch on abortion cost him the election"

substantiv
the act of moving from one place to another
"his constant shifting disrupted the class"

substantiv
a loose-fitting dress hanging straight from the shoulders without a waist
substantiv
a woman''s sleeveless undergarment
substantiv
a qualitative change
substantiv
an event in which something is displaced without rotation
substantiv
a group of workers who work for a specific period of time
substantiv
(geology) a crack in the earth''s crust resulting from the displacement of one side with respect to the other
"they built it right over a geological fault"

substantiv
the time period during which you are at work
verb
make a shift in or exchange of
"First Joe led
then we switched"

verb
move and exchange for another
"shift the date for our class reunion"

verb
lay aside, abandon, or leave for another
"switch to a different brand of beer"
"She switched psychiatrists"
"The car changed lanes"

verb
change gears
"you have to shift when you go down a steep hill"

verb
move from one setting or context to another
"shift the emphasis"
"shift one''s attention"

verb
change in quality
"His tone shifted"

verb
change phonetically as part of a systematic historical change
"Grimm showed how the consonants shifted"

verb
use a shift key on a keyboard
"She could not shift so all ther letters are written in lower case"

verb
move abruptly
"The ship suddenly lurched to the left"

verb
change place or direction
"Shift one''s position"

verb
move sideways or in an unsteady way
"The ship careened out of control"

verb
move very slightly
"He shifted in his seat"

verb
move around
"transfer the packet from his trouser pockets to a pocket in his jacket"





Sinonime:
(substantiv) break, displacement, fault, fracture, sack, slip, switch, transformation, transmutation
(verb) agitate, budge, careen, change, dislodge, lurch, pitch, stir, tilt, transfer, wobble