23 Definitions of Shift

The definition of shift, the meaning of the word Shift:

Is shift a scrabble word? Yes!

  • n. - An event in which something is displaced without rotation
  • n. - A qualitative change
  • n. - The time period during which you are at work
  • n. - The act of changing one thing or position for another
  • n. - The act of moving from one place to another
  • n. - (geology) a crack in the earth's crust resulting from the displacement of one side with respect to the other
  • n. - A crew of workers who work for a specific period of time
  • n. - The key on the typewriter keyboard that shifts from lower-case letters to upper-case letters
  • n. - A woman's sleeveless undergarment
  • n. - A loose-fitting dress hanging straight from the shoulders without a waist
  • v. - Make a shift in or exchange of; then we switched"
  • v. - Change place or direction
  • v. - Move around
  • v. - Move very slightly
  • v. - Move from one setting or context to another
  • v. - Change in quality
  • v. - Move and exchange for another
  • v. - Move sideways or in an unsteady way
  • v. - Move abruptly
  • v. - Use a shift key on a keyboard
  • v. - Change phonetically as part of a systematic historical change
  • v. - Change gears
  • v. - Lay aside, abandon, or leave for another

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Shift is worth 11 points in Scrabble, and 10 points in Words with Friends

There are 5 letters in shift: F H I S T

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23 words found using the letters in "Shift"

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