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We found 34 dictionaries with English definitions that include the word shelve:
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General dictionaries General (29 matching dictionaries)
  1. shelve: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. shelve, shelve: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. shelve: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. shelve: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. shelve: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. shelve: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Shelve, shelve: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. shelve: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. shelve: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. shelve: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. shelve: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. shelve: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. shelve: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. shelve: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. shelve: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. shelve: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. Shelve: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  18. Shelve: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  19. shelve: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  20. shelve: Rhymezone [home, info]
  21. Shelve: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  22. shelve: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  23. shelve: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  24. shelve: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  25. shelve: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  26. shelve: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  27. shelve: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. Shelve: MoneyGlossary.com [home, info]
  2. shelve: INVESTORWORDS [home, info]
  3. shelve: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. shelve: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. shelve: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

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verb:  place on a shelve ("Shelve books")
verb:  hold back to a later time

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Words similar to shelve:   defer, postpone, remit, shelved, shelver, shelving, table, hold over, put off, put over, set back, more...

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