Shakeress
Shakeress \Shak"er*ess\, n. A female Shaker. [1913 Webster]

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  • shakeress — shak·er·ess …   English syllables

  • shakeress — ˈshākərə̇s noun ( es) Usage: usually capitalized : a Shaker woman …   Useful english dictionary

  • shaker — noun 1》 a container used for mixing ingredients by shaking.     ↘a container with a pierced top from which a powder is poured by shaking. 2》 (Shaker) a member of an American Christian sect living simply in celibate mixed communities. [so named… …   English new terms dictionary

  • shaker — n. 1 a person or thing that shakes. 2 a container for shaking together the ingredients of cocktails etc. 3 (Shaker) a member of an American religious sect living simply, in celibate mixed communities. Derivatives: Shakeress n. (in sense 3).… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Shaker — n. 1 a person or thing that shakes. 2 a container for shaking together the ingredients of cocktails etc. 3 (Shaker) a member of an American religious sect living simply, in celibate mixed communities. Derivatives: Shakeress n. (in sense 3).… …   Useful english dictionary

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