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Synonyms for shack

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. hovel, hut, hutch, shack, shantyverb

    small crude shelter used as a dwelling

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

  2. reside, shack, domicile, domiciliateverb

    make one's home in a particular place or community

    "may parents reside in Florida"

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

  3. trail, shackverb

    move, proceed, or walk draggingly or slowly

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

    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

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  1. shacknoun

    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

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  1. Baskin Financial Services vice president:

    Like Tim Horton's, they are also Canadian icons, but there's a lot of hamburger chains, and seems to be more and more coming everyday. That's going to put a lot of pressure on this issue, i guess they saw the success (of Burger King and Shake Shack) so.

  2. Jorge Luis Hernandez:

    Everything is difficult right now because of the prices, we have a sad shack (... but) what can we do? Keep going.

  3. Barack Obama:

    The drone that landed in the White House you buy in Radio Shack.

  4. 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.

  5. Peggy Noonan:

    Remember the waterfront shack with the sign FRESH FISH SOLD HERE. Of course it's fresh, we're on the ocean. Of course it's for sale, we're not giving it away. Of course it's here, otherwise the sign would be someplace else. The final sign: FISH.

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