verb + object + adverb, verb + adverb + object
See parent entry: → shake
- 2 [colloquial](industry/personnel)he'll shake the team up
reorganizar totalmentele va a dar una buena sacudida al equipo [colloquial]your ideas need shaking up!¡tienes que aclarar tus ideas!
- [colloquial]gran reorganización (feminine) or remodelación (feminine)to give something a good shake-upreorganizar or remodelar algo totalmenteExample 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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