Definition of shire:
region (part of speech: noun)
- horse (part of speech: noun)
- regional (part of speech: adjective)
- "Chaucer", Adolphus William Ward.
- "Robin Hood", J. Walker McSpadden.
Mr. Travers is listening to a young man of about two and twenty, the eldest son of the richest nobleman of the county, and who intends to start for the representation of the shire at the next general election, which is close at hand.- "Kenelm Chillingly, Complete", Edward Bulwer-Lytton.