1. shift key the key on the typewriter keyboard that shifts from lower-case letters to upper-case letters
  2. shiitake edible east Asian mushroom having a golden or dark brown to blackish cap and an inedible stipe
  3. shifty characterized by insincerity or deceit; evasive
  4. shiftily in a shifty manner
  5. shifter a mechanical device for engaging and disengaging gears
  6. shifting changing position or direction
  7. swiftly in a swift manner
  8. shift move very slightly
  9. swift moving very fast
  10. shaft a long rod or pole, especially the body of a weapon
  11. shufti a quick look around (originally military slang)
  12. shiftless lacking ambition or initiative
  13. Swift an English satirist born in Ireland (1667-1745)
  14. shiftiness the quality of being a slippery rascal
  15. chieftain the head of a tribe or clan
  16. shindig a large and noisy party of people
  17. chuffed very pleased
  18. snifter a globular glass with a small top; used for serving brandy
  19. swiftlet swift of eastern Asia; produces the edible bird's nest
  20. chafed painful from having the skin abraded