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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

Synonyms for shift

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 ?
During night shift: Stay active, take naps of 10-20 minutes in the shift, drink coffee before napping and no more, build in checks during critical tasks for lowered alertness.
"Night shift work, especially rotating shift work including night shifts, is associated with higher type 2 diabetes odds and that the number of night shifts worked per month appears most relevant for type 2 diabetes odds," the authors write.
One drawback to the study was that the different definitions of long-term night shift work -- with some of the papers describing it as "working during the night" and others saying "working at least three nights per month."
A further analysis was conducted, which looked specifically at long-term night shift work and risk of six types of cancer among female nurses.
A decrease is evidenced in the productivity over the years when working on double shift with or without policy; in contrast when working only one shift, the productivity increases and in year 10 it reaches 24; for only one shift without policy it reaches only 11.
Since the shift-by-wire systems are required to shift both the parking mechanism and the driving force direction, the powertrain system has a major effect on the system configuration.
Night Shift is not an application; it is an operating system feature.
The driving force of the tractor should be consistent prior to and following the shift. When the transmission ratio was determined, the vehicle driving force became a function with independent variables of throttle opening ([alpha]), tractor speed ([v.sub.t]), and driving wheel slip rate ([delta]).
Shift from salted to unsalted nuts, and from regular canned soups and vegetables to low-sodium varieties.
The office of the Deputy Commissioner Khyber would be shifted to Jamrud from Peshawar Cantt, while the Deputy Commissioner of Orazkai would shift his office from Hangu to Kalaya.
Shift also announced adding new vehicle service contract capabilities to its platform.
KARACHI -- Sindh education and literacy department is considering ending the evening shift at government schools.
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