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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 ?
Nevertheless, they were able to perform the weight shifts at an adequate speed, and therefore this deficit cannot be interpreted as an expression of bradykinesia.
Agility activities, including supine-to-stand, ambulation, turning, and reaching activities, have been used to reduce freezing episodes, particularly in the early stages of PD (King and Horak, 2009) Dancing (specifically the Argentine Tango) incorporates rhythmic rocking and alternating weight shifts which both decrease freezing episodes during gait (Hackney and Earhart, 2010).
How do you find out if you have incorrect weight shift within your game?
The COP was analyzed to investigate the participants' lateral weight shifts (from one leg to the other) during the experiment.
The largest weight shift attributable to changes to the PPI structure that coincided with the major weight revision occurred for many series previously classified under commodity code 114, general purpose machinery and equipment, now reclassified to commodity code 116, special industry machinery and equipment.
In addition to weight shift frequency, one must also consider the duration for which a weight shift is held.
Anyone who does that tends not to get enough weight shift on the backswing.
This study also introduces analysis during a forward weight shift, an analysis currently absent from the literature.
You start with that slow negative motion and come through, and weight shift to a positive motion.
Each drill focuses on a specific area--the hands, hips, head, leg, stride, weight shift, cocking of the bat, and driving the ball to the opposite field.
Balancing a weight shift against all other countless variables that affect a racehorse is a pointless exercise.
Your set up balance and stability are key to hitting great shots and allowing you to make proper weight shift both back and through your swing.
Let your weight shift to your left side as you start your downswing.
"I know a weight shift microlight would not do loops with someone in it, but watching it I actually thought someone was."