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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR SHELLING

And how on earth I never hit on it before—when it's as simple as shelling peas!

The trouble is an ancient one and is designated as "shelling" or "rattling."

There wasn't even a shed there, and she was shelling the bush.

At the distance of about one mile the rebels were shelling us.

The shelling brought to light, however, a peculiarity of the dog.

The worse the weather or the shelling the higher that duty was.

"Nothing unusual," replied the colonel, shelling a plover's egg.

They are shelling Strassbourg with mortars; the city is on fire.

The Germans managed to kill one man yesterday with their shelling.

A cloth is spread over the rack to catch any shelling seeds.

RELATED WORDS AND SYNONYMS FOR SHELLING

Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.