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; […]
noun 1. Sakyamuni.
or shalach monos [Yiddish, Ashkenazic Hebrew shah-lahkh maw-nohs, -nuh s, shlahkh; Sephardic Hebrew shah-lahkh mah-nawt] /Yiddish, Ashkenazic Hebrew ˈʃɑ lɑx ˈmɔ noʊs, -nəs, ˈʃlɑx; Sephardic Hebrew ʃɑˈlɑx mɑˈnɔt/ noun, Yiddish and Hebrew. 1. the practice of giving gifts to one another or to the needy on Purim. 2. any such gift, as cake, fruit, or […]
noun 1. a rock of fissile or laminated structure formed by the consolidation of clay or argillaceous material. noun 1. a dark fine-grained laminated sedimentary rock formed by compression of successive layers of clay-rich sediment shale (shāl) A fine-grained sedimentary rock consisting of compacted and hardened clay, silt, or mud. Shale forms in many distinct […]