adjective, shal·low·er, shal·low·est.
verb (used with or without object)
Words nearby shallow
Origin of shallow
OTHER WORDS FROM shallowshal·low·ly, adverbshal·low·ness, noun
Example sentences from the Web for shallowest
It is shallowest in the middle, and level towards the west shore, having two fathoms of water or less.Journal of Jasper Danckaerts, 1679-1680|Jasper Danckaerts
Katepskonegan is one of the shallowest and weediest of the lakes, and looked as if it might abound in pickerel.The Maine Woods|Henry David Thoreau
Never shall man, even the wisest, fathom the shallowest depths of a woman's heart.The Way of a Man|Emerson Hough
The shallowest of them might ask a hearing—he dared not for his dishonored honor's sake.Theo|Mrs. Frances Hodgson Burnett
The bridge being gone, we had to wade the river at the shallowest place, near the sea.