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Origin of shed1
OTHER WORDS FROM shedshedlike, adjective
Words nearby shed
Definition for shed (2 of 3)
verb (used with object), shed, shed·ding.
verb (used without object), shed, shed·ding.
Origin of shed2
OTHER WORDS FROM shedshed·a·ble, shed·da·ble, adjectivenon·shed·ding, adjectiveun·shed·ding, adjective
Definition for shed (3 of 3)
usage note for she'd
Example sentences from the Web for shed
“I sense that mobile games are starting to shed their skin, getting rid of all the dead things they carry around,” he says.Lost For Thousands of Strokes: 'Desert Golfing' Is 'Angry Birds' as Modern Art|Alec Kubas-Meyer|January 2, 2015|DAILY BEAST
When I first arrived at Duke, hooking up with a stranger seemed like a way to shed my inhibitions.Random Hook-Ups or Dry Spells: Why Millennials Flunk College Dating|Ellie Schaack|January 1, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Both priceless papyri that could shed light on early Christianity and forgeries are openly trafficked online.Dismembering History: The Shady Online Trade in Ancient Texts|Candida Moss|November 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
While the bats are infected, they shed large quantities of virus that can infect other animals.
We see that he has not shed his desire to return to a simpler life.The Walking Dead’s Luke Skywalker: Rick Grimes Is the Perfect Modern-Day Mythical Hero|Regina Lizik|October 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I forgot my flowers, walked in slowly and sadly and carried in two lanterns to store in the shed chamber.Adopting An Abandoned Farm|Kate Sanborn
There was a large yard at the back, and in one corner of it was the shed, which did duty for a stable.Under the Red Crescent|Charles S. Ryan
By the side of the shed where Harry was standing there was a window, thick with dust.The Hero of Garside School|J. Harwood Panting
It was like her, too, that she made no outcry; that she did not shed tears or plead with him.Brand Blotters|William MacLeod Raine
She had never been so happy in her life as when she threw herself in Victorine's arms, and shed tears of joy upon her bosom.