adjective, shell·i·er, shell·i·est.
Definition for shelly (2 of 2)
Examples from the Web for shelly
The league worked out a deal with Shelly Sterling and the team was sold.Mark Cuban Warns That Basketball Players Could Get the Sterling Treatment Next|Evan Weiner|June 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The Los Angeles Police Department confirmed to THR that an investigation for Shelly Miscavige is ongoing.
Officials from the controversial religion have consistently denied that Shelly Miscavige is missing.
Growing up as a relative of Ramirez was difficult, Shelly says.
When Shelly Ramirez heard last week that her uncle Richard had died, she felt a huge sense of relief.
A genus of tube-inhabiting Annelides, in which the shelly tube is coiled into a spiral disc.The Ancient Life History of the Earth|Henry Alleyne Nicholson
They were, at last, inferred to be the shelly processes of some sort of ancient cuttle-fish.The World Before the Deluge|Louis Figuier
The shelly stratum continues below the bottoms of the drains to an uncertain depth.Expedition into Central Australia|Charles Sturt
The shelly matter of which the valves are composed is translucent: it is remarkably destitute of any investing membrane.A Monograph on the Sub-class Cirripedia (Volume 2 of 2)|Charles Darwin
Rod fishing is done in comparatively deep water on the rocky reefs or shelly banks along the keys, from an anchored boat.Bass, Pike, Perch, and Others|James Alexander Henshall