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English noun: shingle

1. shingle (substance) building material used as siding or roofing


Synonymsshake


Broader (hypernym)building material

2. shingle (substance) coarse beach gravel of small waterworn stones and pebbles (or a stretch of shore covered with such gravel)


Broader (hypernym)crushed rock, gravel

3. shingle (artifact) a small signboard outside the office of a lawyer or doctor, e.g.


Broader (hypernym)sign, signboard


English verb: shingle

1. shingle (contact) cover with shingles


SamplesShingle a roof.


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something


Broader (hypernym)roof









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