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General dictionaries General (30 matching dictionaries)
  1. shakedown: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. shakedown: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. shakedown: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. shakedown: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. shakedown: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. shakedown: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Shakedown, shakedown: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. shakedown: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. shakedown: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. shakedown: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. shakedown: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. shakedown: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. shakedown: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. shakedown: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. shakedown: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. shakedown: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. Shakedown (Bob Seger song), Shakedown (Snowboard Games), Shakedown (album), Shakedown (band), Shakedown (continuum mechanics), Shakedown (group), Shakedown (testing), Shakedown: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  18. shakedown: Cambridge International Dictionary of Phrasal Verbs [home, info]
  19. Shakedown: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  20. shakedown: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  21. shakedown: Rhymezone [home, info]
  22. Shakedown: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  23. Shakedown: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable (1898) [home, info]
  24. shakedown: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  25. shakedown: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  26. shakedown: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  27. shakedown: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  28. shakedown: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. Shakedown: MoneyGlossary.com [home, info]
  2. Shakedown (disambiguation), shakedown: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Shakedown, shakedown: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (1 matching dictionary)
  1. shakedown: SeaTalk Dictionary of English Nautical Language [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (shakedown)

noun:  extortion of money (as by blackmail)
noun:  a very thorough search of a person or a place ("A shakedown by the police uncovered the drugs")
noun:  initial adjustments to improve the functioning or the efficiency and to bring to a more satisfactory state ("The new industry's economic shakedown")
adjective:  intended to test a new system under operating conditions and to familiarize the operators with the system ("A shakedown cruise")

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