shake up

Definitions of shake up
  1. verb
    shock physically
    “Georgia was shaken up in the Tech game”
    synonyms: bump around, jar
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    displace, move
    cause to move or shift into a new position or place, both in a concrete and in an abstract sense
  2. verb
    stir the feelings, emotions, or peace of
    synonyms: excite, shake, stimulate, stir
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    fuel
    stimulate
    arouse, excite, sex, turn on, wind up
    stimulate sexually
    affright, fright, frighten, scare
    cause fear in
    thrill, tickle, vibrate
    feel sudden intense sensation or emotion
    invite, tempt
    give rise to a desire by being attractive or inviting
    elate, intoxicate, lift up, pick up, uplift
    fill with high spirits; fill with optimism
    animate, enliven, exalt, inspire, invigorate
    heighten or intensify
    titillate
    excite pleasurably or erotically
    bluff
    frighten someone by pretending to be stronger than one really is
    awe
    inspire awe in
    terrify, terrorise, terrorize
    fill with terror; frighten greatly
    intimidate
    make timid or fearful
    alarm, appal, appall, dismay, horrify
    fill with apprehension or alarm; cause to be unpleasantly surprised
    consternate
    fill with anxiety, dread, dismay, or confusion
    tempt
    try to seduce
    beatify
    make blessedly happy
    puff
    make proud or conceited
    beatify, exalt, exhilarate, inebriate, thrill, tickle pink
    fill with sublime emotion
    encourage
    inspire with confidence; give hope or courage to
    spook
    frighten or scare, and often provoke into a violent action
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    arouse, elicit, enkindle, evoke, fire, kindle, pique, provoke, raise
    call forth (emotions, feelings, and responses)
  3. verb
    change the arrangement or position of
    synonyms: agitate, commove, disturb, raise up, stir up, vex
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    beat, scramble
    stir vigorously
    toss
    agitate
    rile, roil
    make turbid by stirring up the sediments of
    poke
    stir by poking
    tumble
    put clothes in a tumbling barrel, where they are whirled about in hot air, usually with the purpose of drying
    whip, whisk
    whip with or as if with a wire whisk
    cream
    make creamy by beating
    muddle, puddle
    make into a puddle
    type of:
    displace, move
    cause to move or shift into a new position or place, both in a concrete and in an abstract sense
  4. verb
    organize anew
    synonyms: reorganise, reorganize
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    retool, revise
    revise or reorganize, especially for the purpose of updating and improving
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    organise, organize
    cause to be structured or ordered or operating according to some principle or idea
  5. verb
    make fuller by shaking
    synonyms: fluff up, plump up
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    agitate, shake
    move or cause to move back and forth
  6. verb
    shake; especially (a patient to detect fluids or air in the body)
    synonyms: succuss
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    type of:
    agitate, shake
    move or cause to move back and forth
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