Shake-off Definition

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To remove (something attached to, on or clinging to an object) by shaking.

The archaeologists shook off the dust that had fallen from the roof, and promptly continued their work.
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To dissociate oneself from (an allegation or rumour).

Some rumors that the governor had smoked pot as a teenager were flying around, but he has finally managed to shake them off.
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To lose someone who is tracking you.

The police are chasing us! Quick, turn into that side street! We've got to shake them off.
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To rid oneself of a malady or its symptoms.

I just can't shake off this cold.
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