Definition of shell | Unscramble shell


Scrabble & Words with Friends points

  • shell is a valid Scrabble word with a point value of 8 according to TWL06 dictionary
  • shell is a valid Words with Friends word with a point value of 9 according to ENABLE dictionary

Definition of shell

  • remove the husks from (verb)

    Synonyms

    1. husk

  • hard outer covering or case of certain organisms such as arthropods and turtles (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. carapace
    2. cuticle
    3. shield

  • come out better in a competition, race, or conflict (verb)

    Synonyms

    1. beat
    2. beat out
    3. crush
    4. trounce
    5. vanquish

  • the exterior covering of a bird's egg (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. eggshell

  • the housing or outer covering of something (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. case
    2. casing

  • a metal sheathing of uniform thickness (such as the shield attached to an artillery piece to protect the gunners) (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. plate
    2. scale

  • use explosives on (verb)

    Examples

    1. The enemy has been shelling us all day

    Synonyms

    1. blast

  • create by using explosives (verb)

    Synonyms

    1. blast

  • a very light narrow racing boat (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. racing shell

  • ammunition consisting of a cylindrical metal casing containing an explosive charge and a projectile; fired from a large gun (noun)

  • a rigid covering that envelops an object (noun)

    Examples

    1. the satellite is covered with a smooth shell of ice

  • fall out of the pod or husk (verb)

    Examples

    1. The corn shelled

  • hit the pitches of hard and regularly (verb)

    Examples

    1. He shelled the pitcher for eight runs in the first inning

  • look for and collect shells by the seashore (verb)

  • remove from its shell or outer covering (verb)

    Examples

    1. shell the legumes
    2. shell mussels

  • the hard largely calcareous covering of a mollusc or a brachiopod (noun)

  • the hard usually fibrous outer layer of some fruits especially nuts (noun)

  • the material that forms the hard outer covering of many animals (noun)

See definition of shell in Merriam Webster

We have unscrambled the word shell

5 letter words from shell 2 words

  • hells
  • shell

4 letter words from shell 3 words

  • ells
  • hell
  • sell

3 letter words from shell 7 words

  • ehs
  • ell
  • els
  • hes
  • les
  • sel
  • she

2 letter words from shell 5 words

  • eh
  • el
  • es
  • he
  • sh