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Synonyms for shed
ʃɛd

This thesaurus page is about all possible synonyms, equivalent, same meaning and similar words for the term shed.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. shed(adj)

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

  2. caducous, shed(verb)

    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, drop(verb)

    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 forth(verb)

    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, disgorge(verb)

    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, slough(verb)

    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

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. shed

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

    Antonyms:
    absorb, collect, assume, retain

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. shed(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    spill, effuse, pour out

  2. shed(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    spread, diffuse, scatter

  3. shed(v. a.)

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

  4. shed(n.)

    Synonyms:
    hut, hovel, cot, cabin

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. shed(n)

    Synonyms:
    outhouse, lean-to, shack, shanty

  2. shed(v)

    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

How to pronounce shed?

Alex
US English
Daniel
British
Karen
Australian
Veena
Indian

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How to use shed in a sentence?

  1. Daniel Reitz:

    There was a lot of blood shed in that park back in the day.

  2. Ippei Yamanaka:

    Members of the family shed tears as they went to see the site, it was particularly moving to see Mr. Sato's father asking the leader of the Kempeitai (a Japanese military rescue team), with many tears in his eyes, for them to continue the search operation and for it to finish earlier even by just one day.

  3. Takeisha Saunders:

    I understand Target did not make the cards, by posting my comment, I hoped to shed some light on why I was upset about it. I would hope that [American Greetings] and Target’s purchasers would become more aware of the items on their shelves and how they may not have the desired impact on the targeted demographic consumers.

  4. John Lennon:

    He came out to probably the most touching ovation I've ever heard, we all shed a tear on stage.

  5. Thomas Farrell:

    With compassion for the victims and their families, as well as for the Catholic family and the community at large, the Province and its leadership have worked to cooperate with the Office of Attorney General throughout this investigation in the hope that this information could shed light on events that the Province, too, struggles to understand, the Province extends its most sincere apologies to the victims and to the communities who have been harmed.

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    A synonym of "dry"
    • A. juiceless
    • B. sodden
    • C. drippy
    • D. steamy

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