音标：[ ʃift ] 发音:
过去式: shifted 过去分词: shifted 名词复数: shifts 现在分词: shifting
- You have to shift down to climb steep hills .
- Under reagan, the shift is explicit .
- Now i don't want to shift the blame on any one .
- She had deliberately shifted our relations .
- He made shift to scramble up its sides .
- Our factory operates round the clock on three shifts .
- He's old enough to shift for himself .
- This chapter shifts from the parts to the whole .
- From now on we'll shift to the third drop .
- Lord mountdrago's eyes shifted a little .
- the act of changing one thing or position for another; "his switch on abortion cost him the election"
- the act of moving from one place to another; "his constant shifting disrupted the class"
- a loose-fitting dress hanging straight from the shoulders without a waist
- a woman''s sleeveless undergarment
同义词：chemise, shimmy, slip, teddy,
- the key on the typewriter keyboard that shifts from lower-case letters to upper-case letters
- a qualitative change
- an event in which something is displaced without rotation
- a crew of workers who work for a specific period of time
- (geology) a crack in the earth''s crust resulting from the displacement of one side with respect to the other; "they built it right over a geological fault"; "he studied the faulting of the earth''s crust"
同义词：fault, faulting, geological fault, fracture, break,
- the time period during which you are at work
同义词：work shift, duty period,
- make a shift in or exchange of; "First Joe led; then we switched"
同义词：switch, change over,
- move and exchange for another; "shift the date for our class reunion"
- lay aside, abandon, or leave for another; "switch to a different brand of beer"; "She switched psychiatrists"; "The car changed lanes"
- change gears; "you have to shift when you go down a steep hill"
- move from one setting or context to another; "shift the emphasis"; "shift one''s attention"
- change in quality; "His tone shifted"
- change phonetically as part of a systematic historical change; "Grimm showed how the consonants shifted"
- use a shift key on a keyboard; "She could not shift so all her letters are written in lower case"
- move abruptly; "The ship suddenly lurched to the left"
- change place or direction; "Shift one''s position"
- move sideways or in an unsteady way; "The ship careened out of control"
同义词：careen, wobble, tilt,
- move very slightly; "He shifted in his seat"
同义词：stir, budge, agitate,
- move around; "transfer the packet from his trouser pockets to a pocket in his jacket"