Definitions

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  • v. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of shake.

Etymologies

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shake + -eth

Examples

  • Almighty, everlasting God, who dost look upon the earth and make it tremble, spare those who are afraid, and be merciful to those who pray to Thee: that we who fear Thine anger, which shaketh the the foundations of the earth, may always experience Thy mercy, which healeth its commotions.

    Global Warming

  • Shall the axe boast itself against him that heweth therewith? or shall the saw magnify itself against him that shaketh it? as if the rod should shake itself against them that lift it up, or as if the staff should lift up itself, as if it were no wood.

    Probably Just One Of Those Funny Coincidences

  • He that walketh righteously, and speaketh uprightly; he that despiseth the gain of oppressions, that shaketh his hands from holding of bribes, that stoppeth his ears from hearing of blood, and shutteth his eyes from seeing evil;

    Probably Just One Of Those Funny Coincidences

  • In that day shall Egypt be like unto women: and it shall be afraid and fear because of the shaking of the hand of the LORD of hosts, which he shaketh over it.

    Probably Just One Of Those Funny Coincidences

  • Lofoot, a whirle poole called Malestrand,212 which from halfe ebbe vntill halfe flood, maketh such a terrible noise, that it shaketh the ringes in the doores of the inhabitants houses of the sayd Islands tenne miles off.

    The Principal Navigations, Voyages, Traffiques and Discoveries of the English Nation

  • Could he only shake his head, then would his burden roll off; but who shaketh that head?

    Thus spake Zarathustra; A book for all and none

  • ¶ In that day shall Egypt be like unto women: and it shall be afraid and fear because of the shaking of the hand of the LORD of hosts, which he shaketh over it.

    Isaiah 19.

  • The voice of the LORD shaketh the wilderness; the LORD shaketh the wilderness of Kadesh.

    Psalms 29.

  • ¶ Shall the axe boast itself against him that heweth therewith? or shall the saw magnify itself against him that shaketh it? as if the rod should shake itself against them that lift it up, or as if the staff should lift up itself, as if it were no wood.

    Isaiah 10.

  • He that walketh righteously, and speaketh uprightly; he that despiseth the gain of oppressions, that shaketh his hands from holding of bribes, that stoppeth his ears from hearing of blood, and shutteth his eyes from seeing evil; he shall dwell on high; his place of defense shall be the munitions of rocks: bread shall be given him; his waters shall be sure.

    Isaiah 33.

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