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shed /ʃed/ noun [countable]
shed verb (past tense and past participle shed, present participle shedding) [transitive]


کارخانه سرپوشیده ، انداختن افشاندن ، افکندن ، خون جاری ساختن ، جاری ساختن ، پوست انداختن ، پوست ریختن ، برگ ریزان کردن ، کپر ، الونک ، عمران: الونک
shed
[noun]
hut, outhouse, shack
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[verb]
Synonyms:
- give out, cast, drop, emit, give, radiate, scatter, shower, spill
- cast off, discard, moult, slough
Related Words: drop, divest, cast off, discard, doff, take off
English Thesaurus: lawn, flowerbed, rockery, hedge, vegetable patch/plot, ...

[TahlilGaran] English Synonym Dictionary

I. shed1 S3 /ʃed/ noun [countable]
[Date: 1400-1500; Origin: Probably from shade]

1. a small building, often made of wood, used especially for storing things:
a tool shed
a cattle shed

2. a large industrial building where work is done, large vehicles are kept, machinery is stored etc

[TahlilGaran] Dictionary of Contemporary English

II. shed2 verb (past tense and past participle shed, present participle shedding) [transitive]
[Language: Old English; Origin: sceadan 'to divide, separate']

1. GET RID OF to get rid of something that you no longer need or want:
The company is planning to shed about a quarter of its workforce.
The magazine is desperately trying to shed its old-fashioned image.
a diet to help you shed pounds

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Shed is used especially in journalism. In everyday English, people usually say that someone or something gets rid of something.

2. shed light
a) to make something easier to understand, by providing new or better information
shed light on
Recent research has shed light on the causes of the disease.
Investigators hope to shed light on what started the fire.
b) if something sheds light, it lights the area around it:
The lamp shed a harsh yellow light.

3. PLANTS/ANIMALS if a plant sheds its leaves or if an animal sheds skin or hair, they fall off as part of a natural process:
The trees were starting to shed their leaves.
As it grows, a snake will regularly shed its skin.

4. DROP/FALL to drop something or allow it to fall:
He strode across the bathroom, shedding wet clothes as he went.
shed a load British English:
A lorry shed its load of steel bars on the M25.

5. shed blood to kill or injure people, especially during a war or a fight:
Too much blood has already been shed in this conflict.bloodshed

6. shed tears especially literary to cry:
She had not shed a single tear during the funeral.

7. WATER if something sheds water, the water flows off its surface, instead of sinking into it

[TahlilGaran] Dictionary of Contemporary English

shed
noun
ADJ. lean-to | storage | engine, goods, loco, locomotive, railway, train | tool | bicycle, bike | cow | milking | garden, potting
PREP. in a/the ~

[TahlilGaran] Collocations Dictionary

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[TahlilGaran] Collocations Dictionary


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