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Synonyms for shift

Synonyms for shift

to give up in return for something else

to leave or discard for another

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to alter the settled state or position of

to go or cause to go from one place to another

to change the direction or course of

to progress or perform adequately, especially in difficult circumstances

a limited, often assigned period of activity, duty, or opportunity

something used temporarily or reluctantly when other means are not available

an often sudden change or departure, as in a trend

a change in normal place or position

the process or an instance of passing from one form, state, or stage to another

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an event in which something is displaced without rotation

the act of changing one thing or position for another

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the act of moving from one place to another

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(geology) a crack in the earth's crust resulting from the displacement of one side with respect to the other

the key on the typewriter keyboard that shifts from lower-case letters to upper-case letters

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a woman's sleeveless undergarment

a loose-fitting dress hanging straight from the shoulders without a waist

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make a shift in or exchange of

change place or direction

move very slightly

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move from one setting or context to another

change in quality

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move and exchange for another

move sideways or in an unsteady way

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move abruptly

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use a shift key on a keyboard

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change phonetically as part of a systematic historical change

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change gears

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References in periodicals archive ?
iii) 48th bit = 1 and 47th bit = 1: For this case too, one time right shift is required.
The Right Shift Theory of Handedness and Brain Asymmetry in Evolution, Development and Psychopathology.
(2) Right shift would be signified by an increase in average lobe count.
The number of rules obtained is about 30, and typical ones for forward (F), left rotation (LR), and right shift (RS) are as follows:
Case I1 can be handled by just copying the value of R to [R.sup.1] and case I2 can be handled with a right shift of [R.sup.1] and an AND operation with [S.sub.i] such that [s.sub.i] = [t.sub.j+1].
In our study Abnormal histogram with 3% cases of bimodal histogram seen in microcytic anemia and thalassemia, dimorphic anemia and 1% case with right shift histogram with short broad peak and broad base curve.
After Tuesday, I thought the lads put in a right shift."
"You have to have 11 players putting a right shift in - what we've been doing really well lately.
"We launched in that first race straight into a great big right shift. It wasn't our intention.
The low sO2 (less than 90%) despite a pO2 above 60 mm Hg suggests a right shift of the oxyhemoglobin curve.
Most of these children will have a drop in their WBC count consistent with a viral infection, and an increase in their lymphocytes ("right shift").
Annett's theory that individuals heterozygous for the right shift gene are intellectually advantaged: Theoretical and empirical problems.
"The lads put a right shift in and when you come to places like this you are going to have to defend because they will put the pressure on.
This is due to the classic right shift of the oxyhemoglobin curve to the right.