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shaker

shak·er

shaker

 
pronunciation:
sheI kr
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Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
definition 1: someone or something that shakes, esp. a container with a perforated lid for shaking seasoning onto food.
definition 2: a container for blending beverages by shaking their ingredients together.
definition 3: (cap.) a member of a seventeenth-century English religious sect that established itself in the United States and practiced simple living and celibacy, now defunct but celebrated for the design of its home crafts.
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