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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... 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 ... studio's disappointment, the band pulled out of the final months of their Shed contract when they were signed by Warner Bros. ...
... Notes References Cluff Building Storage Shed CLF1 1955 Cluff Building Storage Shed (Pink) CLF2 2001 Child Family Studies Lab Playground Storage #1 CFS1 2005 Child Family Studies ...
... 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" ...
... Shed Productions, part of the Shed Media Group, is an independent UK television production company, specialising in contemporary, original drama programming ...
... 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 ... The company "Shed Recording Studios (Pvt) Ltd" (now defunct) began as a collaboration between Steve Roskilly, Martin Norris and Neil Thain, all employees of ...
More definitions of "shed":
- (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
- (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
- (adj): Shed at an early stage of development.
- (noun): An outbuilding with a single story; used for shelter or storage.
Famous quotes containing the word shed:
“But here comes Generosity; givingnot to a decayed artistbut to the arts and sciences themselves.See,he builds ... whole schools and colleges for those who come after. Lord! how they will magnify his name!
One honest tear shed in private over the unfortunate, is worth them all.”
—Laurence Sterne (17131768)
“Frequently also some fair-weather finery ripped off a vessel by a storm near the coast was nailed up against an outhouse. I saw fastened to a shed near the lighthouse a long new sign with the words ANGLO SAXON on it in large gilt letters, as if it were a useless part which the ship could afford to lose, or which the sailors had discharged at the same time with the pilot. But it interested somewhat as if it had been a part of the Argo, clipped off in passing through the Symplegades.”
—Henry David Thoreau (18171862)
“We saw a pair of moose-horns on the shore, and I asked Joe if a moose had shed them; but he said there was a head attached to them, and I knew that they did not shed their heads more than once in their lives.”
—Henry David Thoreau (18171862)