Scrabble word: SHELL


In which Scrabble dictionary does SHELL exist?

Scrabble (US/Canada)
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Official Scrabble (OSPD4)
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Official Scrabble (OSPD5)
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Scrabble (UK)
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Lexulous (US)
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Definitions of SHELL in dictionaries:

    • noun - ammunition consisting of a cylindrical metal casing containing an explosive charge and a projectile
    • noun - the material that forms the hard outer covering of many animals
    • noun - hard outer covering or case of certain organisms such as arthropods and turtles
    • noun - the hard usually fibrous outer layer of some fruits especially nuts
    • noun - the exterior covering of a bird's egg
    • noun - a rigid covering that envelops an object
    • noun - a very light narrow racing boat
    • noun - the housing or outer covering of something
    • noun - a metal sheathing of uniform thickness (such as the shield attached to an artillery piece to protect the gunners)
    • noun - the hard largely calcareous covering of a mollusc or a brachiopod
    • verb - use explosives on
    • verb - create by using explosives
    • verb - fall out of the pod or husk
    • verb - hit the pitches of hard and regularly
    • verb - look for and collect shells by the seashore
    • verb - come out better in a competition, race, or conflict
    • verb - remove from its shell or outer covering
    • verb - remove the husks from
    • The usually hard outer covering that encases certain organisms, such as mollusks, insects, and turtles; the carapace.
    • A similar outer covering on an egg, a fruit, or a nut.
    • The material that constitutes such a covering.
    • An external, usually hard, protective or enclosing case or cover.
    • A framework or an exterior, as of a building.
    • A thin layer of pastry.
    • The external part of the ear.
    • Nautical.
    • The hull of a ship.
    • A long, narrow racing boat propelled by rowers.
    • A small glass for beer.
    • A projectile or piece of ammunition, especially the hollow tube containing explosives used to propel such a projectile.
    • A metal or cardboard case containing the charge, primer, and shot fired from a shotgun.
    • An attitude or a manner adopted to mask one’s true feelings.
    • Physics.
    • Any of the set of hypothetical spherical surfaces centered on the nucleus of an atom that contain the orbitals of electrons having the same principal quantum number.
    • An analogous pattern of protons and neutrons within a nucleus.
    • A usually sleeveless and collarless, typically knit blouse.
    • The outermost layer of a lined garment such as a coat or jacket: a parka with a waterproof shell.
    • A program that works with the operating system as a command processor, used to enter commands and initiate their execution.
    • To remove the shell of; shuck: shell oysters.
    • To remove from a shell: shell peas.
    • To separate the kernels of (corn) from the cob.
    • To fire shells at; bombard.
    • To defeat decisively.
    • To hit the pitches of (a pitcher) hard and with regularity: shelled the pitcher for eight runs in the first inning.
    • To shed or become free of a shell.
    • To hand over; pay: had to shell out $500 in car repairs.
    • verb - to divest of a shell (a hard outer covering)


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

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