1837 representing U.S. colloquial pronunciation of shut.
- sherwood forest,
- sherwood, robert emmet,
- shetland islands,
- shetland pony,
- shetland sheepdog,
- shetland wool
Examples from the Web for shet
Hun answered that the infant had no propertie in the shet, wherupon the priest ascited him in the spiritual courte.
It ain't fa'r—no, it's not fa'r to shet me up in de groun' for what I ain't done.
An' seeing that things was O.K., I shet the door, but doggone it!Bunch Grass|Horace Annesley Vachell
What I raise if I don't get shet of it right away, the people get shet of it for me.Slave Narratives: Arkansas Narratives|Work Projects Administration
You jest pull in my sheets, an' shet the winder, while I do it.Meadow Grass|Alice Brown