As an anonymous user, you can only add new data. If you would like to also modify existing data, please create an account and indicate your languages on your user page.

shake out

Jump to: navigation, search
  •  Language: English
      • Verb
        •  shake out[Edit] : To agitate a piece of cloth or other flexible material in order to remove dust, or to make it smooth and spread out.
          •  Lexical annotations
            PropertyValue
            example sentenceIf you shake out a rug or vacuum the carpet, you may suddenly loosen up all sorts of things. Hans Post. Creepy Crawlies. Boyds Mills Press, 2006. http://books.google.com/books?id=Lhxhl2lae4AC&pg=PT8
            word classverb
          •  Definition
            LanguageText
            CastilianAgitar un trozo de tela u otro material flexible con el fin de eliminar el polvo, o para que sea suave o se extienda.
            EnglishTo agitate a piece of cloth or other flexible material in order to remove dust, or to make it smooth and spread out.
            FrenchAgiter un tissu ou autre matériau flexible afin d'enlever la poussière, ou de le rendre lisse et étendu.
            InterlinguaAgitar un pecia de stoffa o altere material flexibile pro remover pulvere o pro render lo lisie e extendite.
            ItalianAgitare un pezzo di stoffa o altro materiale flessibile, al fine di rimuovere la polvere o per renderlo liscio e disteso.
            TurkishTozunu çıkarmak veya düzleştirip yaymak amacıyla bir kumaş veya benzeri esnek malzemeyi sallamak.
          •  Synonyms and translations