a frothy drink made of cold milk, flavoring, and usually ice cream, shaken together or blended in a mixer.
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- milk pudding,
- milk punch,
- milk ring test,
- milk round,
- milk run,
- milk sickness,
- milk snake,
- milk spots,
- milk stout,
- milk sugar
Origin of milk shake
An Americanism dating back to 1885–90
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Examples from the Web for milk shake
"A milk-shake should be absorbed in a shake," observed Bob Henderson, grinning at her from across the table.Betty Gordon at Mountain Camp|Alice B. Emerson
a cold frothy drink made of milk, flavouring, and sometimes ice cream, whisked or beaten together
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