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Pronunciation: /səkwe/

Translation of secouer in English:

verbe transitif

  • 4
    to give [somebody] a shaking-up (familier) (personne)

also: se secouer verbe pronominal

  • 1 (pour se dégager)
    to give oneself a shake
    to give itself a shake
  • 2 (nerveusement)
    to jump about all over the place

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