Is SHIFT a scrabble word?

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Definitions for the word 'shift'


  1. SHIFT, the act of changing one thing or position for another
  2. SHIFT, the act of moving from one place to another
  3. SHIFT, a loose-fitting dress hanging straight from the shoulders without a waist
  4. SHIFT, a woman's sleeveless undergarment
  5. SHIFT, the key on the typewriter keyboard that shifts from lower-case letters to upper-case letters
  6. SHIFT, a qualitative change
  7. SHIFT, an event in which something is displaced without rotation
  8. SHIFT, a crew of workers who work for a specific period of time
  9. SHIFT, (geology) a crack in the earth's crust resulting from the displacement of one side with respect to the other
  10. SHIFT, the time period during which you are at work
  11. SHIFT, a change in position or direction
  12. SHIFT, a change in how something is done or how people think about something
  13. SHIFT, a group of people who work together during a scheduled period of time


  1. SHIFT, make a shift in or exchange of
  2. SHIFT, move and exchange for another
  3. SHIFT, lay aside, abandon, or leave for another
  4. SHIFT, change gears
  5. SHIFT, move from one setting or context to another
  6. SHIFT, change in quality
  7. SHIFT, change phonetically as part of a systematic historical change
  8. SHIFT, use a shift key on a keyboard
  9. SHIFT, move abruptly
  10. SHIFT, change place or direction
  11. SHIFT, move sideways or in an unsteady way
  12. SHIFT, move very slightly
  13. SHIFT, move around
  14. SHIFT, to move or to cause (something or someone) to move to a different place, position, etc.
  15. SHIFT, to change or to cause (something) to change to a different opinion, belief, etc.
  16. SHIFT, to go or to cause (something) to go from one person or thing to another

Synonyms for 'shift'

Antonyms for 'shift'

The word SHIFT is worth 11 points in Scrabble and 10 points in Words with Friends

How to use the word 'shift' in a sentence

  1. I shifted the bag to my other shoulder.
  2. She shifted her position slightly so she could see the stage better.
  3. They shifted him to a different department.
  4. There will be a shift of responsibility when she takes the new position.
  5. a shift away from tradition
  6. a gradual shift toward more liberal policies

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