What does shake it off mean?


Idiom Meaning:

recover from something


Examples of this Idiom in Movies & TV Shows:


The Eye in the Sky (2015)

Time of Scene: ~00:09:50

Jessica Warren: Didn’t you also break some vials?

Dr. Jack Hodgins: Well, yeah, but that was like three weeks ago

Dr. Camille Saroyan: You are aware that all of this comes out of your paycheck, right?

Dr. Jack Hodgins: Ehh, no, I was not aware

Jessica Warren: Shake it off, Curly. There is a lesson here

Dr. Jack Hodgins: Yeah. You break it. You bought it


Flicka 2 (2010)

Time of Scene: ~01:02:00

Carrie McLaughlin: Why don’t you just go back to not talking to me again?

Toby: Shake it off, Cowboy. I’ve still got some anti-venom left if you need it.


Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988)

Time of Scene: ~00:05:40

R.K. Maroon: How much do you know about show business, Mr. Valiant?

Eddie Valiant: Only that there is no business like it. No business I know.

R.K. Maroon: Yeah. And there’s no business more expensive. I’m 25 grand over budget on the latest Baby Herman cartoon. You’ve seen the rabbit blowing his lines. He can’t keep his mind on his job. You know why?

Eddie Valiant: One too many refrigerators dropped on his head?

R.K. Maroon: Nah. He’s a toon. You can drop anything you want on his head. He’ll shake it off. But break his heart, goes to pieces just like you and me.



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