Definitions For Shifting


  • The act of moving from one place to another
  • A change in position or direction
  • A change in how something is done or how people think about something
  • A group of people who work together during a scheduled period of time


  • (of soil) unstable
  • Changing position or direction
  • Continuously varying


  • To move or to cause (something or someone) to move to a different place, position, etc.
  • To change or to cause (something) to change to a different opinion, belief, etc.
  • To go or to cause (something) to go from one person or thing to another

Is Shiftings a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends NO
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary NO

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Shifting is worth 16 points in Scrabble and 17 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Shifting in a Sentence

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

Synonyms for Shifting

Antonyms for Shiftings

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