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shred a long strip that is torn or cut off, or almost torn off. [3 definitions]
shrew a very small animal with a long, pointed nose and tiny eyes. Shrews are mammals that eat insects. Many kinds of shrews live in Europe, Asia, North America, and northern South America. Some shrews are smaller than any other kind of mammal.
shrewd clever and careful.
shriek a loud shrill cry of fear, joy, or surprise. [2 definitions]
shrill having a high, sharp sound.
shrimp a small animal with a hard, jointed shell and five pairs of legs. Most kinds of shrimp live in the ocean, but a few kinds live in fresh water. Shrimp are crustaceans and are closely related to crabs and lobsters. Many kinds of shrimp can be eaten. [3 definitions]
shrine a sacred place or object that is devoted to some holy person or god. [2 definitions]
shrink to become smaller. [2 definitions]
shrivel to cause to wrinkle or become smaller.
shrub a plant with woody stems that branch out close to the ground; bush. A shrub can be very short or as tall as a small tree.
shrug to raise the shoulders to show one does not know, does not care, or is not responsible. [2 definitions]
shrug off to act as if something does not matter. [3 definitions]
shudder to tremble or give a sudden shiver. [2 definitions]
shuffle to drag or scrape the feet along the floor while walking. [4 definitions]
shun to keep away from or avoid on purpose.
shut to close by moving something that covers an opening. [3 definitions]
shut down to stop the operation of something.
shut off to stop the flow of.
shutter a wooden or metal cover that closes over the outside or inside of a window. [2 definitions]
shuttle a device used in weaving that carries thread back and forth through the threads on the loom. [3 definitions]
shut up to make or become quiet.