shifting

  1. the act of moving from one place to another
  2. change place or direction
  3. move around
  4. move very slightly
  5. move from one setting or context to another
  6. change in quality
  7. move and exchange for another
  8. move sideways or in an unsteady way, as of a ship or a vehicle out of control
  9. move abruptly
  10. lay aside, abandon, or leave for another
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Shifting

• (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Shift • (a.) Changing in place, position, or direction; varying; variable; fickle; as, shifting winds; shifting opinions or principles. • (a.) Adapted or used for shifting anything.
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shifting

shifty adjective changing position or direction; `he drifted into the shifting crowd`; `their nervous shifting glances`; `shifty winds`
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Shifting

[linguistics] In linguistics, shifting occurs when two or more constituents appearing on the same side of their common head exchange positions in a sense, so that non-canonical order obtains. The most widely acknowledged type of shifting is heavy NP shift, although shifting involving a heavy NP is but one particular manifestation of the shi...
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Shifting

Shift'ing adjective 1. Changing in place, position, or direction; varying; variable; fickle; as, shifting winds; shifting opinions or principles. 2. Adapted or used for shifting anything. Shifting backstays (Nautical) , temporary stays that have to b...
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Shifting

A general term in linguistics for any slight alteration in a word's meaning, or the creation of an e
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Shifting

An offensive technique where you change your lead foot, shift your weight to gain more power. You are basically changing from orthodox to southpaw as you deliver a punch.
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shifting

This refers to movements or changing positions of cargo from one place to another
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shifting

This refers to movements or changing positions of cargo from one place to another. This can easily endanger the seaworthiness or cargoworthiness of the ship.
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shifting

[adj] - continuously varying 2. [adj] - continuously moving or changing from position or direction 3. [adj] - (of soil) unstable
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