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See definition of shelled on Dictionary.com
  • as inpod
  • as inraid
  • as inwar
  • as inbomb
  • as inbombard
  • as inshuck
  • as infire

synonyms for shelled

  • capsule
  • husk
  • skin
  • case
  • covering
  • hull
  • sheath
  • sheathing
  • shell
  • vessel
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How to use shelled in a sentence

The Petrel then took up position and shelled the fort with varying result, followed by the Raleigh.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
The insurgents then brought field-pieces into action and shelled the Saturnus, setting her on fire.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
I think this house, so large and prominent from the river, is perhaps taken for headquarters and specially shelled.
FAMOUS ADVENTURES AND PRISON ESCAPES OF THE CIVIL WARVARIOUS
In the middle of all this I was shelled, and my clerk fled before the storm as he was writing the returns.
LETTERS OF LT.-COL. GEORGE BRENTON LAURIEGEORGE BRENTON LAURIE
Sure enough, though we shelled them and fired at them with rifles, they paid not the slightest attention.
LETTERS OF LT.-COL. GEORGE BRENTON LAURIEGEORGE BRENTON LAURIE
Now they are being shelled by our guns, and I am afraid the scamps will fire on us again when the gunners go to dinner.
LETTERS OF LT.-COL. GEORGE BRENTON LAURIEGEORGE BRENTON LAURIE
We had rather a doing yesterday, for the Germans shelled us heavily, and finally concentrated on two houses.
LETTERS OF LT.-COL. GEORGE BRENTON LAURIEGEORGE BRENTON LAURIE
Lucky for us it was just before dark and the light just right, otherwise we should have been shelled to pieces.
LETTERS OF LT.-COL. GEORGE BRENTON LAURIEGEORGE BRENTON LAURIE
On the 11th we did little except get shelled, as we tried to sleep in some German trenches.
LETTERS OF LT.-COL. GEORGE BRENTON LAURIEGEORGE BRENTON LAURIE
On our march on the 8th we were interrupted by several skirmishes, and were frequently shelled by the enemy.
REMINISCENCES OF THE GUILFORD GRAYS, CO. B., 27TH N.C. REGIMENTJOHN A. SLOAN
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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