[sheyk-speer-ee-uh n] /ʃeɪkˈspɪər i ən/
of, relating to, or suggestive of Shakespeare or his works.
a Shakespearean scholar; a specialist in the study of the works of Shakespeare.
of, relating to, or characteristic of Shakespeare or his works
a student of or specialist in Shakespeare’s works
noun 1. a thorough change in a business, department, or the like, as by dismissals, demotions, etc. shake-up
- Shake with laughter
Convulse with the humor of something, as in When asked if he was planning to give away the bride, he shook with laughter at the very thought. [ Early 1700s ]
noun 1. a city in the SW Russian Federation in Europe, in the Donets Basin. noun 1. an industrial city in W Russia: the chief town of the E Donets Basin; a major coal-mining centre. Pop: 219 000 (2005 est)
adjective, shakier, shakiest. 1. tending to shake or tremble. 2. trembling; tremulous. 3. liable to break down or give way; insecure; not to be depended upon: a shaky bridge. 4. wavering, as in allegiance: His loyalty, always shaky, was now nonexistent. adjective shakier, shakiest 1. tending to shake or tremble 2. liable to prove defective; […]