1. työvuoro

  2. muutos

  3. vaihtonäppäin näppäimistössä

  4. auton vaihde

  5. (historiallinen) eräs naisten alusvaate

Esimerkkejä shift sanan käytöstä:

Well work three shifts a day till the job's done.

There was a shift in the political atmosphere.

Just last week she bought a new shift at the market.

Liittyvät sanat: shifter



  1. vaihto, siirto, siirtyminen, muutos, väännös, työaika, työvuoro, työjakso, vuoro, komennus.

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muutos puhekieltä a type of women's undergarment, a slip

Just last week she bought a new shift at the market.

(RQ:Fielding Tom Jones)
No; without a gown, in a shift that was somewhat of the coarsest, and none of the cleanest, bedewed likewise with some odoriferous effluvia, the produce of the day's labour, with a pitchfork in her hand, Molly Seagrim approached.
1919, w:William Somerset Maugham|W. Somerset Maugham, w:The Moon and Sixpence|The Moon and Sixpence, s:The Moon and Sixpence/Chapter XLVII|chapter 47
Some wear black shifts and flesh-coloured stockings; some with curly hair, dyed yellow, are dressed like little girls in short muslin frocks.
a change of workers, now specifically a set group of workers or period of working time

Well work three shifts a day till the job's done.''

an act of shifting; a slight movement or change
Sir H. Wotton
My going to Oxford was not merely for shift of air.

There was a shift in the political atmosphere.

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puhekieltä the gear mechanism in a motor vehicle

Does it come with a stick-shift?

(alternative spelling of)

If you press shift-P, the preview display will change.

puhekieltä a bit shift
puhekieltä The infield shift.

Teams often use the shift against this lefty.

puhekieltä The act of sexual petting.
puhekieltä A contrivance, device to try when other methods fail
1596, Shakespeare, History of King John
If I get down, and do not break my limbs,
I'll find a thousand shifts to get away:
As good to die and go, as die and stay.
puhekieltä a trick, an artifice
1593, Shakespeare, The Taming of the Shrew
And if the boy have not a woman's gift
To rain a shower of commanded tears,
An onion will do well for such a shift
Reduced to pitiable shifts.
I'll find a thousand shifts to get away.
Little souls on little shifts rely.
In building, the extent, or arrangement, of the overlapping of plank, brick, stones, etc., that are placed in courses so as to break joints.
puhekieltä A breaking off and dislocation of a seam; a fault.
puhekieltä To change, swap.
{{quote-magazine|date=2012-03|author=William E. Carter, Merri Sue Carter
puhekieltä To move from one place to another; to redistribute.


puhekieltä To change position.
puhekieltä To change (one's clothes); also to change (someone's) underclothes.
(RQ:RBrtn AntmyMlncl), II.ii.2:
'Tis very good to wash his hands and face often, to shift his clothes, to have fair linen about him, to be decently and comely attired ….
As it were to ride day and night; and(..)not to have patience to shift me.
puhekieltä To change gears (in a car).
puhekieltä To move the keys of a typewriter over in order to type capital letters and special characters.
puhekieltä To switch to a character entry mode for capital letters and special characters.
puhekieltä To manipulate a binary number by moving all of its digits left or right; compare rotate.
puhekieltä To remove the first value from an array.
puhekieltä To dispose of.
puhekieltä To hurry.
puhekieltä To engage in sexual petting.
To resort to expedients for accomplishing a purpose; to contrive; to manage.
Men in distress will look to themselves, and leave their companions to shift as well as they can.
To practice indirect or evasive methods.
Sir Walter Raleigh
All those schoolmen, though they were exceeding witty, yet better teach all their followers to shift, than to resolve by their distinctions.
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sherry, shetlanninlammaskoira, shetlanninponi, shetlanninvilla, shop, shopata


Mikä on shift-näppin ?
Miksi Ctrl- ja Shift-näppäimiä on näppiksessä kaksi ?
Miksi ctrl - ja shift - näppäimiä on kaksi näppäimistössä ?
Millä sormella kymmensormitekniikassa painetaan shift-näppäimiä ?


Miksi ctrl ja shift kaksi kertaa ?

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