There are 2 translations of shake up in Spanish:

shake up

verb + object + adverb, verb + adverb + object/verbo + complemento + adverbio, verbo + adverbio + complemento
  • 2 [colloquial/familiar] [industry/personnel] reorganizar* totalmente he'll shake the team up le va a dar una buena sacudida al equipo [colloquial/familiar] your ideas need shaking up! ¡tienes que aclarar tus ideas!
  • 3 (disturb, shock) [colloquial/familiar] she was shaken up by the news la noticia la impresionó or la afectó mucho is he hurt? — no, just a bit shaken up ¿se ha hecho daño? — no, se ha llevado un susto (y está un poco alterado)
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Mossos d'Esquadra is the name of the police force of the Catalan autonomous region. It has a wide range of responsibilities but the Guardia Civil and Policía Nacional also operate in Catalonia.

There are 2 translations of shake up in Spanish:

shake-up

Pronunciation: /ˈʃeɪkʌp/

n

  • [colloquial/familiar] gran reorganización (feminine) or remodelación (feminine) to give sth a good shake-up reorganizar* or remodelar algo totalmente
    More example sentences
    • It won the 1990 elections, and immediately carried out a radical shake-up of the country's welfare system by creating the first ‘post-welfarist’ society.
    • Now it will be left to President-elect Bush to propose a radical shake-up of social security, allowing younger workers to partially opt-out of the system and put some of their savings into the stock market instead.
    • His departure comes at a time when the Federal Government is considering a radical shake-up of the Family Law system.

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Word of the day casquillo
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Cultural fact of the day

Mossos d'Esquadra is the name of the police force of the Catalan autonomous region. It has a wide range of responsibilities but the Guardia Civil and Policía Nacional also operate in Catalonia.