Synonyms for shack

Synonyms for (noun) shack

Synonyms: hovel, hut, hutch, shack, shanty

Definition: small crude shelter used as a dwelling

Similar words: shelter

Definition: a structure that provides privacy and protection from danger

Synonyms for (verb) shack

Synonyms: shack, trail

Definition: move, proceed, or walk draggingly or slowly

Usage: John trailed behind his class mates; The Mercedes trailed behind the horse cart

Similar words: go, locomote, travel, move

Definition: change location; move, travel, or proceed, also metaphorically

Usage: How fast does your new car go?; We travelled from Rome to Naples by bus; The policemen went from door to door looking for the suspect; The soldiers moved towards the city in an attempt to take it before night fell; news travelled fast

Synonyms: reside, shack, domicile, domiciliate

Definition: make one's home in a particular place or community

Usage: may parents reside in Florida

Similar words: dwell, live, inhabit, populate

Definition: inhabit or live in; be an inhabitant of

Usage: People lived in Africa millions of years ago; The people inhabited the islands that are now deserted; this kind of fish dwells near the bottom of the ocean; deer are populating the woods

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