About Shift

shift: (v) ʃɪft

1 Move or cause to move from one place to another
1.1 Change the position of one’s body
1.2 Change the emphasis, direction, or focus
1.3 Move quickly

shift: (n) ʃɪft

1 A slight change in position, direction, or tendency; a shift in public opinion
1.1 A key on a typewriter or computer keyboard used to switch between two sets of characters or functions, principally between lower- and upper-case letters
1.2 The gear lever or gear-changing mechanism in a vehicle
1.3 The positioning of successive rows of bricks so that their ends do not coincide
1.4 A change of position by two or more players before the ball is put into play

2 Each of two or more recurring periods in which different groups of workers do the same jobs in relay
2.1 The group of people who work during a particular shift

3 (archaic) An ingenious or devious device or stratagem

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