5000 Vocabulary List for Visiting Scholars in the USA - Page 511
Word Type Used in a Sentence Synonym
shed verb The dog was shedding his fur. sloughing
sheep noun Sheep are good for wool and meat. type of animal
sheer adj. There was a sheer cliff. vertical
adj. That is sheer nonsense. absolute
sheet noun We put new sheets on the bed. bedding
noun There was a sheet of ice on the road. covering
noun I need a sheet of paper. piece
shelf noun The book is on the shelf. flat storage
shell noun A shell exploded near the soldier. bomb
noun The sea animal lives in a shell. case
shelter noun We need shelter from the rain. protection
noun We need shelter for the night. housing
verb She sheltered the children. protected