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Synonyms for shack
ʃæk

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. hovel, hut, hutch, shack, shanty(verb)

    small crude shelter used as a dwelling

    Synonyms:
    shanty, chanty, hovel, hutch, army hut, hut, sea chantey, chantey, field hut

  2. reside, shack, domicile, domiciliate(verb)

    make one's home in a particular place or community

    "may parents reside in Florida"

    Synonyms:
    reside, domicile, house, lodge in, trail, repose, put up, occupy, rest, domiciliate

  3. trail, shack(verb)

    move, proceed, or walk draggingly or slowly

    "John trailed behind his class mates"; "The Mercedes trailed behind the horse cart"

    Synonyms:
    give chase, chase after, domicile, get behind, chase, drop back, tail, go after, dog, train, trail, reside, track, tag, drag, domiciliate, hang back, drop behind

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. shack(n)

    Synonyms:
    vagabond, tramp, loafer, hut, shanty, hovel, cabin

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "shack":

    cabin, hut, shaq, bunkhouse, cabana, shed, chak, cottage

How to pronounce shack?

Alex
Alex
US English
Daniel
Daniel
British
Karen
Karen
Australian
Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say shack in sign language?

  1. shack

Words popularity by usage frequency

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#2454tag
#2505train
#3242trail
#5752chase
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#7270cabin
#8245shed
#12640hut
#14382reside
#14558shack
#15899occupy
#21851hutch
#33127domicile
#36470cabana
#38211repose
#45150shaq
#56367shanty
#88152bunkhouse
#113606chak
#115793hovel

How to use shack in a sentence?

  1. Jim Gaffigan:

    We were notified that, understandably, [ the hospital ] is under a lot of pressure. They are working crazy hours. We can't provide PPE( protective equipment) but we thought we could send over some burgers. So, we teamed up with Shake Shack and sent over food for a whole shift, these medical workers need just a little brightness in their day, anything.

  2. Liana Roodt:

    Many [colorectal cancer patients] develop stomas and have to walk around with a poo bag attached onto their stomachs. But some of those stomas can be reversed after a period of time, imagine having a poo bag attached for two to five years and dealing with a stoma when you are living in a shack with no electricity and no running water.

  3. Nusret Gke:

    Shake Shack wo n’t just be for the wealthy.

  4. Brett Hagler:

    These families are the most vulnerable, and in the lowest income... and they're living on about an average of $ 3 a day, they're living in literally a pieced-together shack that during the rainy season, it will rain and it will flood their shack. Some of the women even said that the water will go up to their knees when it rains, sometimes for months.

  5. Liana Roodt:

    Imagine having a poo bag attached for two to five years and dealing with a stoma when you are living in a shack with no electricity and no running water.


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