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

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR SHELVES

Several of the shelves were occupied by specimens of entomology.

She turned away to range some boxes on the shelves behind the counter.

When he had gone, Duncan would have returned to the shelves for a final redding-up.

These were set in pots and on shelves near the latticed windows.

I went back to the shelves and proceeded to look for food and drink.

She went to the shelves, found her volume, and turned abruptly.

On the floor we laid our mattresses, on the shelves, our goods.

She made the bed which she had been airing, she arranged the linen on the shelves of the press.

High up in one corner, festooned with cobwebs, are a couple of shelves.

It is made on the floor or on shelves as shown in the illustrations.