shaker
Pronunciation
  • (America) IPA: /ˈʃeɪkɚ/
Noun

shaker (plural shakers)

  1. A person or thing that shakes, or by means of which something is shaken.
  2. A variety of pigeon.
  3. One who holds railroad spikes while they are hammered.
  4. A musical percussion instrument filled with granular solids which produce a rhythmic sound when shaken.
  5. A kind of straight-sided, stackable glass for beer, soda, etc.
Translations
  • Italian: chi agita, (for cocktails or drinks) shaker, ((for salt)) saliera, (for sugar) zuccheriera
  • Russian: ше́йкер

Shaker
Noun

shaker (plural shakers)

  1. One of a Christian Protestant religious sect who do not marry.
Translations
  • Portuguese: shaker
Adjective

shaker (not comparable)

  1. Pertaining to a distinctive style of furniture developed by the Shakers, characterised by functionality and minimalist designs.
Proper noun
  1. Surname



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