Work in shifts

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Definition

to work in shifts: to work in turns, to work at different times on different days, to not work from 9-5
idiom

a (work) shift: a (work) day, turn, set of hours, period of time
noun

to shift: to move, to change position, to displace
verb

Examples

  • "I expected this answer, which is why my team of lawyers is working in shifts, planning a hostile takeover of your companies."

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