a person, device, machine, etc., that shells something, as peas or clams.
a person who collects seashells.
noun 1. Mary Wollstonecraft (Godwin) [woo l-stuh n-kraft,, -krahft] /ˈwʊl stənˌkræft,, -ˌkrɑft/ (Show IPA), 1797–1851, English author (wife of Percy Bysshe Shelley). 2. Percy Bysshe [bish] /bɪʃ/ (Show IPA), 1792–1822, English poet. 3. a male or female given name. noun 1. Mary (Wollstonecraft) (ˈwʊlstənˌkrɑːft). 1797–1851, British writer; author of Frankenstein (1818); the daughter of William […]
adjective 1. Also, Shellian. of, relating to, or characteristic of Percy Bysshe Shelley or his works. noun 2. a student or admirer of the works of Percy Bysshe Shelley.
noun, Military. 1. the firing of explosive shells or projectiles. noun 1. the firing of artillery shells
noun, plural (especially collectively) shellfish (especially referring to two or more kinds or species) shellfishes. 1. an aquatic animal having a shell, as the oyster and other mollusks and the lobster and other crustaceans. noun (pl) -fish, -fishes 1. any aquatic invertebrate having a shell or shell-like carapace, esp such an animal used as human […]