Definitions of shelve
v. t. - To furnish with shelves; as, to shelve a closet or a library.
v. t. - To place on a shelf. Hence: To lay on the shelf; to put aside; to dismiss from service; to put off indefinitely; as, to shelve an officer; to shelve a claim.
v. i. - To incline gradually; to be slopping; as, the bottom shelves from the shore.
The word "shelve" uses 6 letters: E E H L S V.
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Words formed by adding one letter before or after shelve (in bold), or to eehlsv in any order:
d - shelved r - shelver s - shelves
Shorter words found within shelve:
eel eels eh el els else elves es eve eves he heel heels helve hes lee lees lev see seel sel sh she vee vees
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