shake

Definition

verb
to move something quickly from side to side
Usage
to shake hands
to hold someone's hand when meeting to show you are pleased to meet them or to show that an agreement has been reached
ExampleThe two negotiating teams shook hands and sat down at the conference table.
Usage
to shake hands on a deal
to shake hands to show that a deal has been agreed

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