Home   Reverse Dictionary   Customize   Browse Dictionaries    Privacy   Blog   API   Autocomplete service   Help


Word, phrase, or pattern:  

Jump to: General, Art, Business, Computing, Medicine, Miscellaneous, Religion, Science, Slang, Sports, Tech, Phrases 

We found 13 dictionaries with English definitions that include the word shifts:
Click on the first link on a line below to go directly to a page where "shifts" is defined.

General dictionaries General (8 matching dictionaries)
  1. shifts: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  2. shifts: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  3. Shift's, Shifts, shift's, shifts: Wordnik [home, info]
  4. shifts: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  5. shifts: Wiktionary [home, info]
  6. shifts: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  7. shifts: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  8. shifts: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. shifts: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. shifts: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (1 matching dictionary)
  1. shifts: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (1 matching dictionary)
  1. shifts: Idioms [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. shifts: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

(Note: See shift for more definitions.)

Quick definitions from WordNet (shift)

noun:  the act of moving from one place to another ("His constant shifting disrupted the class")
noun:  an event in which something is displaced without rotation
noun:  a group of workers who work for a specific period of time
noun:  the time period during which you are at work
noun:  the act of changing one thing or position for another
noun:  a loose-fitting dress hanging straight from the shoulders without a waist
noun:  a woman's sleeveless undergarment
noun:  a qualitative change
noun:  (geology) a crack in the earth's crust resulting from the displacement of one side with respect to the other
verb:  move and exchange for another ("Shift the date for our class reunion")
verb:  change gears ("You have to shift when you go down a steep hill")
verb:  move from one setting or context to another ("Shift the emphasis")
verb:  change in quality ("His tone shifted")
verb:  change phonetically as part of a systematic historical change ("Grimm showed how the consonants shifted")
verb:  use a shift key on a keyboard ("She could not shift so all ther letters are written in lower case")
verb:  change place or direction ("Shift one's position")
verb:  lay aside, abandon, or leave for another
verb:  move very slightly ("He shifted in his seat")
verb:  move around
verb:  make a shift in or exchange of
verb:  move abruptly
verb:  move sideways or in an unsteady way

▸ Also see shift

Phrases that include shifts:   day shifts, night shifts, phase shifts, split shifts, frequency shifts

Words similar to shifts:   shift, more...

Search for shifts on Google or Wikipedia

Search completed in 0.037 seconds.

Home   Reverse Dictionary   Customize   Browse Dictionaries    Privacy   Blog   API   Autocomplete service   Help   Link to us   Word of the Day