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Definition 1: a container in which something can be shaken - [noun denoting artifact]

(shaker is a kind of ...) any object that can be used to hold things (especially a large metal boxlike object of standardized dimensions that can be loaded from one form of transport to another)

(... is a kind of shaker ) a shaker with a perforated top for sprinkling powdered sugar

(... is a kind of shaker ) a shaker for mixing cocktails

(... is a kind of shaker ) a shaker with a perforated top for sprinkling ground pepper

(... is a kind of shaker ) a shaker with a perforated top for sprinkling salt

Definition 2: a member of Christian group practicing celibacy and communal living and common possession of property and separation from the world - [noun denoting person]

(shaker is a kind of ...) a religious person who believes Jesus is the Christ and who is a member of a Christian denomination

(... is a member of shaker) a celibate and communistic Christian sect in the United States

Definition 3: a person who wields power and influence - [noun denoting person]

Samples where shaker or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a shaker of traditional beliefs
  • movers and shakers in the business world

Synonyms for shaker in the sense of this definition

(shaker is a kind of ...) a human being

"there was too much for one person to do"

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