A shed is typically a simple, single-storey structure in a back garden or on an allotment that is used for storage, hobbies, or as a workshop.
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... Shed Studios was responsible for the production of hundreds of band recordings and a large body of music used for various advertisements and films in Rhodesia ... The company "Shed Recording Studios (Pvt) Ltd" (now defunct) began as a collaboration between Steve Roskilly, Martin Norris and Neil Thain, all ...
... Shed Productions, part of the Shed Media Group, is an independent UK television production company, specialising in contemporary, original drama programming and content ...
... The "Shed" record label was launched and vinyl was pressed under licence by Gramma Records in Zimbabwe ... Shed responded in 1986 by licensing a compilation of Zimbabwean Bhundu Boys hits to Discafrique called "Shabhini", which took the UK world music public by storm ... pulled out of the final months of their Shed contract when they were signed by Warner Bros. ...
... The Old English word is spelled in different ways, such as "shadde", "shad" or "shedde", all of which come from an "Old Teutonic/Anglo-Saxon root word for separation or division" ... The first attested usage of the word, in 1481, was in the sentence, "A yearde in whiche was a shadde where in were six grete dogges" ...
... Notes References Cluff Building Storage Shed CLF1 1955 Cluff Building Storage Shed (Pink) CLF2 2001 Child Family Studies Lab Playground Storage #1 CFS1 ...
More definitions of "shed":
- (verb): Pour out in drops or small quantities or as if in drops or small quantities.
Example: "Shed tears"; "God shed His grace on Thee"
Synonyms: spill, pour forth
- (verb): Get rid of.
Example: "He shed his image as a pushy boss"; "shed your clothes"
Synonyms: cast, cast off, shake off, throw, throw off, throw away, drop
- (noun): An outbuilding with a single story; used for shelter or storage.
- (adj): Shed at an early stage of development.
Famous quotes containing the word shed:
“Coke and Blackstone hardly shed so much light into obscure spiritual places as the Hebrew prophets.”
—Herman Melville (18191891)
“In some ways being a parent is like being an anthropologist who is studying a primitive and isolated tribe by living with them.... To understand the beauty of child development, we must shed some of our socialization as adults and learn how to communicate with children on their own terms, just as an anthropologist must learn how to communicate with that primitive tribe.”
—Lawrence Kutner (20th century)
“The moment the doctrine of the immortality is separately taught, man is already fallen. In the flowing of love, in the adoration of humility, there is no question of continuance. No inspired man ever asks this question, or condescends to these evidences. For the soul is true to itself, and the man in whom it is shed abroad cannot wander from the present, which is infinite, to a future which would be finite.”
—Ralph Waldo Emerson (18031882)