- un·shelled, adjective
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How to use shelled in a sentence
He spent two lost and traumatic years in the minors, getting shelled in Miami and Rochester.
Ukrainian forces in this area have also been regularly shelled from Russian territory.Ukrainian Troops Retreat From Russian Border, Leaving 100 Kilometers Open to Invasion | Pierre Vaux | August 12, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Somebody said the laundry shelled out twenty-one thousand dollars in home run money that year.The Great Paul Hemphill Celebrates the Long Gone Birmingham Barons | Paul Hemphill | March 29, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Once, during the war, he shelled out the cash to hire a band on Christmas Day.
But getting cyclists to don a hard-shelled helmet, which can lessen the risks of serious injury, has been a global challenge.Helmet Haute Couture: The Invisible Helmet Revolutionizing Bike Safety | Nina Strochlic | December 19, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
The Petrel then took up position and shelled the fort with varying result, followed by the Raleigh.The Philippine Islands | John Foreman
The insurgents then brought field-pieces into action and shelled the Saturnus, setting her on fire.The Philippine Islands | John Foreman
I think this house, so large and prominent from the river, is perhaps taken for headquarters and specially shelled.
In the middle of all this I was shelled, and my clerk fled before the storm as he was writing the returns.Letters of Lt.-Col. George Brenton Laurie | George Brenton Laurie
Sure enough, though we shelled them and fired at them with rifles, they paid not the slightest attention.Letters of Lt.-Col. George Brenton Laurie | George Brenton Laurie