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Synonyms for shed
ʃɛdshed

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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. shed

    Synonyms:
    emit, diffuse, cast, drop, scatter, spill, pour, throw off

    Antonyms:
    absorb, collect, assume, retain

Princeton's WordNet

  1. shedadjective

    an outbuilding with a single story; used for shelter or storage

  2. caducous, shedverb

    shed at an early stage of development

    "most amphibians have caducous gills"; "the caducous calyx of a poppy"

    Synonyms:
    caducous

  3. shed, cast, cast off, shake off, throw, throw off, throw away, dropverb

    get rid of

    "he shed his image as a pushy boss"; "shed your clothes"

    Synonyms:
    roam, project, flip, overleap, spue, redact, strike down, fuddle, drift, put down, draw, send away, have, hold, fling, hurl, slough, mold, deteriorate, cast, rove, put, bedevil, roll, pour forth, befuddle, spend, omit, throw away, frame, moult, dangle, confound, vomit up, chuck out, mould, throw off, toss, throw up, expend, contrive, retch, purge, give, discombobulate, tramp, toss away, drip, disgorge, cat, cut down, dribble, thrust, overlook, stray, devolve, leave out, miss, shake, exuviate, bewilder, fox, cast away, sink, shake off, chuck, pretermit, make, range, molt, vagabond, swan, unload, drop off, set down, fell, cast off, knock off, toss out, flatten, ramble, spill, neglect, cast aside, throw, regurgitate, wander, vomit, throw out, hurtle, put away, escape from, spew, honk, dismiss, dispose, cast out, regorge, drop, drop down, switch, discharge, upchuck, send packing, be sick, swing, discard, barf, confuse, sick, couch, bemuse, degenerate, puke

  4. spill, shed, pour forthverb

    pour out in drops or small quantities or as if in drops or small quantities

    "shed tears"; "spill blood"; "God shed His grace on Thee"

    Synonyms:
    molt, throw, cast off, pour forth, talk, exuviate, slough, splatter, cast, disgorge, drop, run out, moult, throw away, throw off, shake off, spill, slop

  5. spill, shed, disgorgeverb

    cause or allow (a solid substance) to flow or run out or over

    "spill the beans all over the table"

    Synonyms:
    vomit, talk, splatter, upchuck, barf, cast off, be sick, molt, spill, honk, moult, puke, chuck, pour forth, throw, cast, spue, slop, purge, regorge, slough, vomit up, shake off, throw off, disgorge, throw away, run out, drop, cat, sick, spew, regurgitate, throw up, retch, exuviate

  6. shed, molt, exuviate, moult, sloughverb

    cast off hair, skin, horn, or feathers

    "our dog sheds every Spring"

    Synonyms:
    drop, disgorge, cast, exuviate, throw, throw away, moult, slough, spill, throw off, molt, cast off, shake off, pour forth

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. shedverb

    Synonyms:
    spill, effuse, pour out

  2. shedverb

    Synonyms:
    spread, diffuse, scatter

  3. shedverb

    Synonyms:
    cast, throw off, put off, lay aside, let fall

  4. shednoun

    Synonyms:
    hut, hovel, cot, cabin

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. shednoun

    Synonyms:
    outhouse, lean-to, shack, shanty

  2. shedverb

    Synonyms:
    diffuse, emit, radiate, spread, cast, exuviate, moult, mew, discard, doff

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "shed":

    hangar, excrete, cabin, throw, boathouse, shack, remission, cast, spilled, barn

Nicknames

  1. List of known nicknames for "Shed":

    Wax, René Pawlowitz, The Traveller

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How to use shed in a sentence?

  1. Michael Bennet:

    I'm not here today to take a position or persuade any of our colleagues how to vote. I am keeping an open mind about this nomination and expect this week's hearing will shed light on Judge Gorsuch's judicial approach and views of the law.

  2. Mother Teresa:

    More tears are shed over answered prayers than unanswered ones.

  3. Joe Maddon:

    In a way, bad news, but also good news at the same time, we're both going to move on, The Cubs are going to flourish, hopefully I get a chance to do this somewhere else. But there's no tears shed. It's a good moment for everybody, and we're both excited about our futures.

  4. Jamie Court:

    Hopefully this will shed some light on what looks like a backdoor laundry machine for energy company contributions and probably extends beyond the energy industry.

  5. Leslie DeSantis:

    The number of bees in the shed was unbelievable, the deputy who arrived said it was it was like something you’d see in the movies. It was just amazing.


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