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Definition of 'shifting'

See also: shift 


  1. the act of moving from one place to another; "his constant shifting disrupted the class"
       Synonyms: shift


  1. continuously varying; "taffeta with shifting colors"
  2. changing position or direction; "he drifted into the shifting crowd"; "their nervous shifting glances"; "shifty winds"
       Synonyms: shifty
  3. (of soil) unstable; "shifting sands"; "unfirm earth"
       Synonyms: unfirm

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