Translation of shake down in Spanish:

shake down

phrasal verb

informal

  • 1

    • 1.1(settle in)

      to shake down in a job/town acostumbrarse / hacerse a un trabajo/una ciudad

    • 1.2(live temporarily)

      quedarse

  • 2

    • 2.1US (extort money)

      they shook me down for a couple of hundred dollars me hicieron largar doscientos dólares informal

    • 2.2US (search)

      (person) cachear
      (person) registrar
      (building) registrar

    • 2.3US (put through trials)

      (ship/plane) probar