What is another word for sheds?

Pronunciation: [ʃˈɛdz] (IPA)

The term "sheds" can embrace a host of various buildings, some of which are barns, outhouses, garages, and storerooms. Another set of synonyms could include huts, cabins, shelters, or shanties, with different connotations of shape, size, and use. Gardeners might opt to use gazebos, greenhouses, or conservatories. People exploring DIY alternatives may use she-sheds, workshops or treehouses. There are also numerous ways to describe the function of a structure: storage shed, tool shed, bike shed, or woodshed. Even pet owners are not left out with dog kennels and cat houses among the options available.

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Usage examples for Sheds

And when He names Himself the light of life He indicates that it is on the true, eternal life of man He sheds light.
"The Expositor's Bible: The Gospel of St. John, Vol. I"
Marcus Dods
She had driven Lassie, the grey, backwards and forwards, drawing logs and tree trunks from the slope to the stack behind the house, and when the frames of the wagon shed, cow sheds and stable were up, had laced the brushwood to them.
"The Pioneers"
Katharine Susannah Prichard
She was out getting the flour and bacon she wanted from it by the light of a lantern, when, with a rattling of horns and a thunder of hoofs, the cattle beat past her along the track behind the sheds.
"The Pioneers"
Katharine Susannah Prichard

Famous quotes with Sheds

  • These people live again in print as intensely as when their images were captured on old dry plates of sixty years ago... I am walking in their alleys, standing in their rooms and sheds and workshops, looking in and out of their windows. Any they in turn seem to be aware of me.
    Ansel Adams
  • Getting to places like Bangkok or Singapore was a hell of a sweat. But when you got there it was the back of beyond. It was just a series of small tin sheds.
    David Attenborough
  • Nothing of the kind; they do all these things in their houses and sheds, with common charcoal fires, and a quantity of straw to stop up the crevices in the doors and windows.
    Robert Fortune
  • Summer is the time when one sheds one's tensions with one's clothes, and the right kind of day is jeweled balm for the battered spirit. A few of those days and you can become drunk with the belief that all's right with the world.
    Ada Louise Huxtable
  • Ah, tell me not that memory sheds gladness o'er the past, what is recalled by faded flowers, save that they did not last?
    Letitia Landon

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