Shell

18 Definitions of Shell

The definition of shell, the meaning of the word Shell:

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  • n. - Ammunition consisting of a cylindrical metal casing containing an explosive charge and a projectile; fired from a large gun
  • n. - The material that forms the hard outer covering of many animals
  • n. - Hard outer covering or case of certain organisms such as arthropods and turtles
  • n. - The hard usually fibrous outer layer of some fruits especially nuts
  • n. - The exterior covering of a bird's egg
  • n. - A rigid covering that envelops an object
  • n. - A very light narrow racing boat
  • n. - The housing or outer covering of something
  • n. - A metal sheathing of uniform thickness (such as the shield attached to an artillery piece to protect the gunners)
  • n. - The hard largely calcareous covering of a mollusc or a brachiopod
  • v. - Use explosives on
  • v. - Create by using explosives
  • v. - Fall out of the pod or husk
  • v. - Hit the pitches of hard and regularly
  • v. - Look for and collect shells by the seashore
  • v. - Come out better in a competition, race, or conflict
  • v. - Remove from its shell or outer covering
  • v. - Remove the husks from

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Shell is worth 8 points in Scrabble, and 9 points in Words with Friends

There are 5 letters in shell: E H L L S

1 Anagram of Shell

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15 words found using the letters in "Shell"

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