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Definition of shed:

  1. A covered structure for housing aircraft; a hangar.
  2. A parting; a separation; a division.
  3. A slight or temporary structure built to shade or shelter something; a structure usually open in front; an outbuilding; a hut; as, a wagon shed; a wood shed.
  4. of Shed
  5. That which parts, divides, or sheds; - used in composition, as in watershed.
  6. The act of shedding or spilling; - used only in composition, as in bloodshed.
  7. The passageway between the threads of the warp through which the shuttle is thrown, having a sloping top and bottom made by raising and lowering the alternate threads.
  8. To cause to flow off without penetrating; as, a tight roof, or covering of oiled cloth, sheeds water.
  9. To divide, as the warp threads, so as to form a shed, or passageway, for the shuttle.
  10. To fall in drops; to pour.
  11. To let fall the parts, as seeds or fruit; to throw off a covering or envelope.
  12. To let fall; to throw off, as a natural covering of hair, feathers, shell; to cast; as, fowls shed their feathers; serpents shed their skins; trees shed leaves.
  13. To part with; to throw off or give forth from one's self; to emit; to diffuse; to cause to emanate or flow; to pour forth or out; to spill; as, the sun sheds light; she shed tears; the clouds shed rain.
  14. To separate; to divide.
  15. To sprinkle; to intersperse; to cover.

Synonyms:

make, escape from, puke, throw up, fox, cast off, couch, descend, deteriorate, slough also sluff, drop off, have, spend, remove, boathouse, exuviate, slough, shuck, contrive, give, talk, plummet, ditch, bedevil, replace, pour forth, closet, discombobulate, drop down, dispose of, thrust, lower, regurgitate, plunge, cashier, caducous, barf, eighty-six, armory, throw off, bunker, knock off, pretermit, send packing, honk, pitch, miss, upchuck, outbuilding, retch, irradiate, eradicate, slip away, regorge, wander, neglect, be sick, toss out, roam, forfeit, rove, deciduous, shake off, exfoliate, lose, frame, woodshed, drip, mould, roll, cubbyhole, dangle, toss, put on, redact, move, ramble, flatten, chuck out, put away, omit, strike down, lay by, spue, project, fell, shake, put, chuck, unload, stray, fall, devolve, vagabond, bewilder, cast, toss away, mislay, run out, befuddle, drop, lose your balance/footing, exorcise, hold, go down, dribble, draw, leave out, drift, slop, radiate, flip, fling, come down, splatter, overleap, purge, do without, range, confound, fuddle, cupboard, dump, throw away, swing, cat, hurtle, set down, confuse, armoury, switch, degenerate, overlook, spill, bonded warehouse, hut, slip, hurl, sick, arsenal, sink, tramp, cast away, lean-to, vomit up, cellar, do away with, moult, swan, mold, put down, molt, send away, cut down, throw, cast out, bemuse, expend, throw out, cast aside, disgorge.

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