how to pronounce shake

/ˈʃɛɪk/

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The above transcription of shake is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association. You can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

shake is pronounced in one syllable

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ʃɛɪk

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An example use of shake in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… add your own if you shake it up too much …”

meaning of shake

Shake means to move something quickly back and forth, to cause something to move or change shape, or to cause something to move or change shape by a sudden, forceful movement.

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