shaking
Listen to an audio pronunciation
Listen to an audio pronunciation
shaking(
sheyk
-
ihng
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (act of trembling)
a. el temblor
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The shaking of the Earth caused the building's foundation to crumble.El temblor de la tierra causó que los cimientos del edifico se derrumbaran.
Copyright © Curiosity Media Inc.
shaking [ˈʃeɪkɪŋ]
noun
1 (trembling) temblor (m)
he tried to control the shaking of his hands The only way that she could relieve this shaking was to drink more vodka
2 (jolting)
to give sb a good shaking zarandear bien a algn; sacudir violentamente a algn
there are times when one wants to take the complacent little monk by the scruff of the neck and give him a good shaking he needs a good shaking
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
Word Roots
Hover on a tile to learn new words with the same root.
Loading roots
Phrases with "shaking"
Here are the most popular phrases with "shaking." Click the phrases to see the full entry.
shaking my head
sacudiendo la cabeza
What's shaking?
¿Qué onda?
Examplesloading
Learn Spanish with Fluencia
Try Fluencia, the new Spanish learning program from SpanishDict.
  • Fun and interactive
  • Highly effective
  • Easy to use
  • Works on any device
Start Learning
Did this page answer your question?