shake so

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shake (so) definition

  1. tv.
    to blackmail someone. (Underworld.) : The police chief was trying to shake down just about everybody in town.
  2. tv.
    to put pressure on someone to lend one money. : We tried to shake them down for a few hundred, but no deal.
Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions by Richard A. Spears.Fourth Edition.
Copyright 2007. Published by McGraw-Hill Education.
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