switch (shifts) with (someone)

idiom

US
: to work someone's shift in exchange for that person working one's shift
He's going to switch (shifts) with me Monday.

Examples of switch (shifts) with (someone) in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The family shared photos of a bullet-ridden door of the home with several outlets; one photo, published by WCNC Charlotte, shows a light switch with a bullet hole. Samira Asma-Sadeque, Peoplemag, 14 June 2024 So far, the US government has backed this switch with money. Jacek Krywko, Ars Technica, 10 June 2024 Programmable from the steering wheel Each side of the steering wheel has a four-way rocker switch with four dimples to activate different functions. Mark Phelan, Detroit Free Press, 22 Jan. 2024 With Anthony Walker at the four and C.J. Gunn, who scored 10 points and drained several key jumpers down the stretch, at the three, Indiana had the quickness to switch with Ohio State and stay with Ohio State. The Indianapolis Star, 7 Jan. 2024 Along with that, there are also Black Cherry Pie switches, which combine Cherry MX Black top housings, Novelkeys Cream stems, and JWICK bottom housings to create a linear switch with a unique sound. Henri Robbins, WIRED, 25 Jan. 2024 From left: power, HDMI, USB A-type (x2), USB-C (power and data), headphone/stereo, and camera/privacy switch with LED. Kevin Purdy, Ars Technica, 3 May 2023 Griffin Kell’s 55-yard field goal try was wide left and the momentum seemed to switch with the miss. Dallas News, 3 Dec. 2022 Consider a switch with a short actuation point, such as Cherry's MX Speed Silver, a linear switch that actuates at 1.2 mm and bottoms out at 3.4 mm. Scharon Harding, Ars Technica, 28 Mar. 2022

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“Switch (shifts) with (someone).” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/switch%20%28shifts%29%20with%20%28someone%29. Accessed 24 Jun. 2024.

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