Synonyms for Shifted:


deflected (adjective)
drifting, wandering, varied, aberrant, Deviated, Deflected, Refracting, Digressing, divergent.
moved (adjective)
Transported, Transferred.


carried (verb)
conveyed, sent, Hauled, Carried, transmitted, Carted, Delivered, removed, Transported, bore, Borne, dispatched, expressed.
deflected (verb)
Digressed, Diverged, departed, Wandered, Refracted, Diffracted, Drifted.
moved (verb)
moved, stirred, gone, Transferred, Ran, Budged, Flowed, run, actuated, Passed, transited, Coursed, Proceeded, Went, relocated.

Other synonyms:

gone, moved.

Usage examples for Shifted

  1. The man's eyes met his for a moment, then shifted to the opposite wall, became fixed there. – The Hidden Places by Bertrand W. Sinclair
  2. He shifted the gears, using a little more gasolene. – Tom Swift and his Electric Runabout or, The Speediest Car on the Road by Victor Appleton
  3. He shifted his rifle so that his right hand was on the grip, the barrel caught in his left; he had dropped his horse's reins. – The Bells of San Juan by Jackson Gregory