shuffle-v; 3 Senses

Sense Number 1: walk by dragging one's feet

Commentary: Syntax includes: NP1[agent[animate]] SHUFFLE NP1[agent[animate]] SHUFFLE PP[location]

He shuffled out of the room.
We heard his feet shuffling down the hall.
Have you shuffled through Soho in London?
The old man shuffled along the street.
Even though he's dead, John can still shuffle pretty good.
Zombies shuffled through Rockville.

VerbNet: run-51.3.2,waltz-51.5
FrameNet: Self_motion
PropBank: shuffle.01,shuffle.03
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 1

Sense Number 2: move something back and forth

Commentary: Syntax includes: NP1[agent[animate]] SHUFFLE NP2[patient] NP1[agent[animate]] SHUFFLE NP2[theme]

Texas will shuffle personnel during spring FB drills.
God shuffled his feet.
He shuffled his funds among different accounts to avoid the IRS.
He shuffled off his mortal coil.

VerbNet: crane-40.3.2,run-51.3.2,shake-22.3-2
FrameNet: Body_movement
PropBank: shuffle.02,shuffle.04
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 2

Sense Number 3: mix so as to make a random order

Commentary: Syntax includes: NP1[agent[animate|machine]] SHUFFLE NP2[patient] NP1[agent[animate] SHUFFLE NP2[theme]

Most shuffled decks are not actually random.
I raised it and had the cards shuffled up.
This image was created with 3 randomly shuffled tiles.
The iPod shuffled from Johnny Cash to Code 13 to Jackson 5.
The iPod shuffled itself.

VerbNet: shake-22.3-2
FrameNet: NM
PropBank: NM
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 3