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shaky Saltos de línea: shaky
Pronunciación: /ˈʃeɪki/

Definición de shaky en inglés:

adjetivo (shakier, shakiest)

1Shaking or trembling: she managed a shaky laugh
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • He looked up surprised, shook his head and gave out a shaky laugh.
  • Gavin's voice sounds miraculous, the low baritone of it trembling in my already shaky spine, and I needed him here.
  • The nurse came in and introduced herself, and with a shaky hand I shook hers.
1.1Unstable because of poor construction or heavy use: a cracked, dangerously shaky table
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Although it looked a little unstable and shaky, it would last the night.
  • He was simply relating an event as if explaining he had spilled his coffee because the table was shaky.
  • I'm writing this by the moonlight of an open window at a shaky table with a broken leg.
decrepit, ramshackle, dilapidated, on its last legs
British informalwonky, dicky
1.2Not safe or reliable; liable to fail or falter: thoroughly shaky evidence after a shaky start the Scottish team made superb efforts
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • The many cases in which shaky evidence was sold to the public have not just been ruses concocted by spin doctors to win over public opinion.
  • Although it's fairly obvious that he's innocent and that the evidence against him's shaky at best, the victim IDs him and he's sent to a holding cell to await trial.
  • These unreliable claims are based on incomplete, shaky evidence.
unreliable, untrustworthy, questionable, dubious, doubtful, tenuous, suspect, unsubstantial, flimsy, weak, nebulous, unsound, undependable, unsupported, unsubstantiated, ungrounded, unfounded
British informaldodgy



Pronunciación: /ˈʃeɪkɪli/
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • He hands the glossy thing to me and I shakily accept it like a sad surrender.
  • Picking up her glass shakily, Adrienne takes another sip of her water and decides to let it drop.
  • His mouth opened but no sound came out, and he pointed shakily towards where he had been looking.


Pronunciación: /ˈʃeɪkɪnəs/
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • Following reduction or cessation of use, severe intermittent symptoms of palpitations, sweating, shakiness and insomnia were alleged starting in 1989 and lasting for 2-3 years, thus outside any relevant period of cover.
  • It has grown to become one of the great weird voices, up there with those of Neil Young and Little Jimmy Scott, its shakiness having evolved into style.
  • As an ex-Chief of Defence he had probably experienced at first hand the shakiness of our strategic policy foundations.

Palabras que riman con shaky

achy, Blakey, flaky, quaky, snaky, wakey-wakey

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