HyperDic: shingle

English > 4 senses of the word shingle:
NOUNsubstanceshingle, shakebuilding material used as siding or roofing
substanceshinglecoarse beach gravel of small waterworn stones and pebbles (or a stretch of shore covered with such gravel)
artifactshinglea small signboard outside the office of a lawyer or doctor, e.g.
VERBcontactshinglecover with shingles
shingle > pronunciation
Soundsshih'nggahl
Rhymesabdominal ... zoological: 2115 rhymes with ahl...
English > shingle: 4 senses > noun 1, substance
Meaningbuilding material used as siding or roofing.
Synonymshake
Broaderbuilding materialmaterial used for constructing buildings
Spanishripia, tablilla
Verbsshinglecover with shingles
English > shingle: 4 senses > noun 2, substance
Meaningcoarse beach gravel of small waterworn stones and pebbles (or a stretch of shore covered with such gravel).
Broadergravel, crushed rockrock fragments and pebbles
Adjectivesshinglyabounding in small stones
English > shingle: 4 senses > noun 3, artifact
MeaningA small signboard outside the office of a lawyer or doctor, e.g..
Broadersignboard, signstructure displaying a board on which advertisements can be posted
English > shingle: 4 senses > verb 1, contact
MeaningCover with shingles.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Example"shingle a roof"
BroaderroofProvide a building with a roof
Spanishtechar
Nounsshinglebuilding material used as siding or roofing
shinglera worker who shingles roofs
shinglingthe laying on of shingles

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