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Definitions of shed

The word "shed" uses 4 letters: dehs.

n. - A covered structure for housing aircraft; a hangar. 2

n. - A slight or temporary structure built to shade or shelter something; a structure usually open in front; an outbuilding; a hut; as, a wagon shed; a wood shed. 2

imp. & p. p. - of Shed 2

v. t. - To separate; to divide. 2

v. t. - To part with; to throw off or give forth from one's self; to emit; to diffuse; to cause to emanate or flow; to pour forth or out; to spill; as, the sun sheds light; she shed tears; the clouds shed rain. 2

v. t. - To let fall; to throw off, as a natural covering of hair, feathers, shell; to cast; as, fowls shed their feathers; serpents shed their skins; trees shed leaves. 2

v. t. - To cause to flow off without penetrating; as, a tight roof, or covering of oiled cloth, sheeds water. 2

v. t. - To sprinkle; to intersperse; to cover. 2

v. t. - To divide, as the warp threads, so as to form a shed, or passageway, for the shuttle. 2

v. i. - To fall in drops; to pour. 2

v. i. - To let fall the parts, as seeds or fruit; to throw off a covering or envelope. 2

n. - A parting; a separation; a division. 2

n. - The act of shedding or spilling; -- used only in composition, as in bloodshed. 2

n. - That which parts, divides, or sheds; -- used in composition, as in watershed. 2

n. - The passageway between the threads of the warp through which the shuttle is thrown, having a sloping top and bottom made by raising and lowering the alternate threads. 2

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Words formed by adding one letter before or after shed (in bold), or to dehs in any order:

a - ashed deash hades heads sadhe shade e - heeds r - herds sherd shred i - hides shied o - hosed shoed s - sheds n - shend

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