Translation of shake down in Spanish:

shake down

phrasal verb


  • 1

    • 1.1(settle in)

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

    • 1.2informal (live temporarily)


  • 2

    • 2.1(extort money)

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

    • 2.2informal (search)

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

    • 2.3informal (put through trials)

      (plane/ship) probar