decorative work composed of seashells:
an elaborate picture frame decorated with shellwork.
noun 1. a male or female given name.
noun 1. a private language, based in part on Irish, used among Travelers in the British Isles. noun 1. a secret language used by some itinerant tinkers in Ireland and parts of Britain, based on systematically altered Gaelic
noun 1. something beneath, behind, or within which a person, animal, or thing is protected from storms, missiles, adverse conditions, etc.; refuge. 2. the protection or refuge afforded by such a thing: He took shelter in a nearby barn. 3. protection from blame, incrimination, etc. 4. a dwelling place or home considered as a refuge […]
noun, Nautical. 1. a weather deck covering a space not considered fully watertight. 2. the ‘tween deck beneath this.