- shaken baby syndrome,
- shaker heights,
- shakespeare, william
Origin of shaker
Examples from the Web for shaker
Obgu did a full-length study of this in Shaker Heights, Ohio, where the problem is unmistakable, and heartbreaking.
Pour into a shaker and transfer back and forth between shaker and cup several times.
Chill about six ounces of vodka in a shaker with ice, then strain into a martini glass.
In a shaker filled with ice, add the red pepper vodka, chocolate liqueur, Sriracha hot sauce, grenadine, and chocolate syrup.Valentine's Day Cocktail Recipes to Fall in Love With|Alie Ward, Georgia Hardstark|February 9, 2011|DAILY BEAST
There was always a shaker of martinis and an assortment of hopeful dogs clustered around the dish of nuts.
It was nine o'clock before we were ready to eat our own supper of bread and Shaker apple sauce.A Busy Year at the Old Squire's|Charles Asbury Stephens
Did they know Bessie Stewart, who was staying in the Shaker village, in the house by the bridge?
"I won't take this till the time comes," said Sin, laying her hand on the back of the Shaker chair.A Summer in Leslie Goldthwaite's Life.|Mrs. A. D. T. Whitney
We entered the house where the Shaker manufactures are sold.Journal of a Voyage across the Atlantic|George Moore
One or two teams had passed, but no Shaker wagon rattling through the night.
mid-15c., "one who or which shakes," agent noun from shake (v.). Applied from 1640s (with capital initial) to various Christian sects whose devotional exercises often involved convulsions. The best-known, the American-based "Society of Believers in Christ's Second Appearing;" so called from 1784; the adjective with reference to furniture styles associated with these Shakers is recorded from 1866. Meaning "container for mixing cocktails, etc." is recorded from 1868. Phrase movers and shakers is attested from 1874.
see mover and shaker.