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shocking causing surprise, disgust, or other emotional upset.
shoe a protective covering for the human foot, often made of leather or canvas. [4 definitions]
shoelace a string or cord used for fastening a shoe.
shone a past tense and past participle of shine.
shook1 past tense of shake.
shoot to hit, wound, destroy, or kill with a bullet, arrow, or similar object. [11 definitions]
shooting an act of firing a gun at one or more persons.
shooting star a chunk of metal or rock from outer space that burns up as it enters the earth's atmosphere; meteor.
shop a small store. [4 definitions]
shoplift to steal from a store. [2 definitions]
shoplifter a person who steals things from a store while pretending to be a customer.
shopping the activity of looking for and buying things in a store
shopping center a group of stores that share a parking area and often include other businesses and restaurants.
shore1 the land beside an ocean, sea, lake, or river. [2 definitions]
short having little length; not long. [9 definitions]
shortage an amount that is less than is needed; lack. [2 definitions]
shortcoming a fault or weakness in character, behavior, or ability.
shortcut a quicker or more direct route. [2 definitions]
shorten to make shorter. [2 definitions]
shortening a solid fat used in baking.
shorthand a system of writing used to record speech quickly. Simple symbols are used to represent sounds, words, or phrases.