Definition of Shivs

1. Noun. (plural of shiv) ¹

2. Verb. (third-person singular of shiv) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Shivs

1. shiv [n] - See also: shiv

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Shivs

shivered
shiverer
shiverers
shiverier
shiveriest
shivering
shiveringly
shiverings
shivers
shivery
shives
shiviti
shivitis
shivoo
shivoos
shivs (current term)
shivved
shivving
shiz
shizer
shiznit
shizzle
shkatulkalite
shkotzim
shlemiehl
shlemiehls
shlemiel
shlemiels
shlenter
shlep

Literary usage of Shivs

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1. Euripides by Euripides, Gilbert Murray, Aristophanes (1906)
"heroic stranger, and gives him a clue of thread, by which, if he shivs the monster, he will be able to retrace hi> steps out of the labyrinth. ..."

2. The Boys of '76: A History of the Battles of the Revolution by Charles Carleton Coffin (1899)
"... THE shivs. One hundred cannon have been lost; three hundred men have been killed, wounded, or taken prisoners. An immense amount of powder has been ..."

3. A Dictionary of English Etymology by Hensleigh Wedgwood, John Christopher Atkinson (1872)
"... ii'iii shivs, the particles of wood and other foreign substances from which the wool has to be cleansed after scouring. ..."

4. Handbook for Travellers in Southern Germany: Being a Guide to W├╝rtemberg by John Murray (Firm) (1871)
"... their neighbours the Germans on one side, and the shivs on the other : their cradle is to be sought in the far E., by the side of that of the Turcoman. ..."

5. Journal of the Asiatic Society of Bombay by Asiatic Society of Bombay (1872)
"He accompanied them to shivs. " You are," said he to Brahma, *' the mischief-maker!" "Anoint me now to be the Lord of the cattle, ie you, ..."

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