First Sound Shift

Entertainment / Literature / First Sound Shift: In Grimm's Law, the systematic transformation of the Proto-Germanic Indo-European stop sounds.

Other Words for First

First Adjective Synonyms: fundamental, elementary, basic, primary, cardinal, key, essential
First Adverb Synonyms: foremost, leading, chief, head, premier, prime, primary, principal, pre-eminent

Other Words for Shift

Shift Verb Synonyms: sell, market, move
Shift Noun Synonyms: move, change position, edge, budge, relocate, rearrange, transpose, switch

Other Words for Sound

Sound Noun Synonyms: tone, noise, din, cacophony, report
Sound Verb Synonyms: undamaged, uninjured, whole, unmarred, in good condition or shape, intact, unimpaired, unscathed
Sound Adjective Synonyms: resound, reverberate, echo, resonate

Right Of First Refusal

Business / Finance / Right Of First Refusal: The right of a person or company to purchase some thing before the offering is made to others. MORE

Quadrature Phase-Shift Keying (QPSK)

Technology / Computers / Quadrature Phase-Shift Keying (QPSK): A method of modulating digital signals using four phase states to code two digital bits per phase shift. MORE

Phase Shift

Technology / Home Audio / Phase Shift: The fraction of a complete cycle elapsed as measured from a specified reference point and expressed as an angle. 2. Out of phase in an un-synchronized or un-correlated way. MORE

Perfected First Lien

Business / Finance / Perfected First Lien: A first attachment on an asset that is duly recorded with the relevant government body so that the lender will be able to act on it should the borrower default. MORE

Second Sound Shift

Entertainment / Literature / Second Sound Shift: Another term for the High German Shift. MORE


Entertainment / Football / Shift: When two or more offensive players move at the same time before the snap. All players who move in a shift must come to a complete stop prior to the snap. MORE