shifting

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verb

present participle of shift
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as in changing
to pass from one form, state, or level to another she watched the aurora in fascination as its colors shifted from green to blue

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as in swapping
to give up (something) and take something else in return my brother and I shifted seats just before takeoff so that he could sit by the window

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“Shifting.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/shifting. Accessed 4 Dec. 2022.

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