Detailed Translations for shell from English to Spanish


shell [the ~] noun

  1. the shell (husk; hull)
    la concha; la cáscara; la corteza; el caparazón; el capuchón; la funda; la cápsula
  2. the shell (hull; husk)
    la cáscara; la capa; el estuche; el cubrimiento; la corteza; la cápsula
  3. the shell (cover; packaging; wrapping)
    el embalaje; la caja; el casquillo; el paquete; el envoltorio; la chirona; la cápsula
  4. the shell
    la armadura
  5. the shell (peel; rind; skin)
    la piel; la cáscara
  6. the shell (explosive; grenade; bomb)
    el artefacto; la bomba
  7. the shell (framework; frame; body; skeleton; carcass)
    la armadura; la estructura; el armazón; el marco; el bastidor
  8. the shell (scallop; wrapper)
    la cáscara; la concha; el estuche; el casquillo; el caparazón; la capa; la envoltura; el cubrimiento; la cápsula
  9. the shell (wrapper)
    la corteza; la envoltura; el caparazón; la piel; el peso; el plato; la bandeja; la concha; la capa; el estuche; la funda; la vaina; el tapón; la cáscara; el casquillo; el cubrimiento; la cápsula
  10. the shell (frame-work; chassis; carcass; foundation; structure)
    el armazón; la armadura; el esqueleto
  11. the shell
    – The command interpreter that is used to pass commands to the operating system. 1

to shell verb (shells, shelled, shelling)

  1. to shell (bomb; bombard; batter)

Conjugations for shell:

  1. shell
  2. shell
  3. shells
  4. shell
  5. shell
  6. shell
simple past
  1. shelled
  2. shelled
  3. shelled
  4. shelled
  5. shelled
  6. shelled
present perfect
  1. have shelled
  2. have shelled
  3. has shelled
  4. have shelled
  5. have shelled
  6. have shelled
past continuous
  1. was shelling
  2. were shelling
  3. was shelling
  4. were shelling
  5. were shelling
  6. were shelling
  1. shall shell
  2. will shell
  3. will shell
  4. shall shell
  5. will shell
  6. will shell
continuous present
  1. am shelling
  2. are shelling
  3. is shelling
  4. are shelling
  5. are shelling
  6. are shelling
  1. be shelled
  2. be shelled
  3. be shelled
  4. be shelled
  5. be shelled
  6. be shelled
  1. shell!
  2. let's shell!
  3. shelled
  4. shelling
1. I, 2. you, 3. he/she/it, 4. we, 5. you, 6. they

Translation Matrix for shell:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
armadura body; carcass; chassis; foundation; frame; frame-work; framework; shell; skeleton; structure armor; armour; armour-plating; armours; carcass; cuirass; cuirasses; frame; framework; military equipment; military hardware; skeleton; suit of armor; suit of armour; weaponry
armazón body; carcass; chassis; foundation; frame; frame-work; framework; shell; skeleton; structure body; bogie; chassis; gun emplacement; gun platform; gun position; gunpit; landing gear; leg; stand; support; torso; trunk; undercarriage
artefacto bomb; explosive; grenade; shell artifact
bandeja shell; wrapper coffee-leaf; cup of coffee; dinner-tray; platter; salver; tray
bastidor body; carcass; frame; framework; shell; skeleton bogie; chassis; landing gear; leg; stand; support; tenter; undercarriage; window frame; window-still
bomba bomb; explosive; grenade; shell bomb; missile; projectile; pump
bombardear peppering; rubbing in
caja cover; packaging; shell; wrapping box; carton; case; cash desk; cash register; cashdrawer; coffin; cover; crate; drum; packaging; pay desk; shank; stick; storing space; till; wrapper; wrapping
capa hull; husk; scallop; shell; wrapper branch; brigade; cape; class; cloak; coat; coating; cover; cover leaf; department; detachment; division; echelon; film; flyleaf; front; jacket; layer; level; position; roll of film; section; social class; social group; social position; thin layer; ward
caparazón hull; husk; scallop; shell; wrapper
capuchón hull; husk; shell cap; lid; top
casquillo cover; packaging; scallop; shell; wrapper; wrapping cover; packaging; wrapper; wrapping
chirona cover; packaging; shell; wrapping box; cat's box
concha hull; husk; scallop; shell; wrapper cottage; little house
corteza hull; husk; shell; wrapper bark; bark-piece; cortex; crust; rind; scab; tree bark
cubrimiento hull; husk; scallop; shell; wrapper
cápsula cover; hull; husk; packaging; scallop; shell; wrapper; wrapping capsule; cover; packaging; wrapper; wrapping
cáscara hull; husk; peel; rind; scallop; shell; skin; wrapper
embalaje cover; packaging; shell; wrapping backpack; cover; hotchpotch; jumble; knapsack; medley; mishmash; packaging; packing; rucksack; wrapper; wrapping
envoltorio cover; packaging; shell; wrapping cover; hotchpotch; jumble; medley; mishmash; packaging; packing; wrapper; wrapping
envoltura scallop; shell; wrapper bandage; swaddling bands; swathe; swathing-band
esqueleto carcass; chassis; foundation; frame-work; shell; structure bone structure; carcass; frame; framework; scrag; skeleton; skeleton man
estructura body; carcass; frame; framework; shell; skeleton building; combination; composition; construction; distinction; distinction of manner; edifice; establishment; existing order; lot; premises; structure
estuche hull; husk; scallop; shell; wrapper case; casing; cover; packaging; pencase; penholder; shell-hole; tube; tubular case; wrapper; wrapping; étui
funda hull; husk; shell; wrapper cover; covers; jackets; pillow-slip; sheet sleeping bag; slip; wrappers
marco body; carcass; frame; framework; shell; skeleton border; borderland; calibration; circumference; contour; cornice; face pack; frame; framework; fringe; gauge; gauging; graduated scale; hotchpotch; indicator; jumble; march; mask; medley; mishmash; outline; seam; trim; trimming; window frame; window-still
paquete cover; packaging; shell; wrapping Package; bale; box; bundle; cover; face pack; gentlemen's suit; hotchpotch; jumble; mask; medley; mishmash; package; packaging; packet; parcel; slice; wrapper; wrapping
peso shell; wrapper argy-bargy; balance; cargo; chicanery; commotion; compulsion; freight; fuss; hassle; haul; hotchpotch; hubble-bubble; jumble; load; loading; medley; mishmash; pressure; scales; shipment; squabbling; steelyard; stir; trouble making; weigh-beam; weigh-house; weighhouse; weighing machine; weighing-house; weight
piel peel; rind; shell; skin; wrapper coat; fur; fur boa; fur scarf; hide; pelt; skin
plato shell; wrapper black board; cash for playing; chalk board; clay pigeon; course; dinner plate; dish; fare; feed box; food; food bowl; plate; pool; stakes; trough; wee-wee
tapón shell; wrapper cap; lid; small cap; top
vaina shell; wrapper a piece of cake; bagatelle; child's play; chute; futility; scabbard; small affair; small matter; small thing; something unimportant; trifle
- carapace; case; casing; cuticle; eggshell; plate; racing shell; scale; shield
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
bombardear batter; bomb; bombard; shell fire upon
- beat; beat out; blast; crush; husk; trounce; vanquish
Not SpecifiedRelated TranslationsOther Translations
caja case
peso weight
shell shell

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Synonyms for "shell":

Related Definitions for "shell":

  1. hard outer covering or case of certain organisms such as arthropods and turtles2
  2. the hard largely calcareous covering of a mollusc or a brachiopod2
  3. a metal sheathing of uniform thickness (such as the shield attached to an artillery piece to protect the gunners)2
  4. ammunition consisting of a cylindrical metal casing containing an explosive charge and a projectile; fired from a large gun2
  5. the housing or outer covering of something2
  6. a very light narrow racing boat2
  7. a rigid covering that envelops an object2
    • the satellite is covered with a smooth shell of ice2
  8. the exterior covering of a bird's egg2
  9. the hard usually fibrous outer layer of some fruits especially nuts2
  10. the material that forms the hard outer covering of many animals2
  11. remove the husks from2
  12. remove from its shell or outer covering2
    • shell the legumes2
    • shell mussels2
  13. come out better in a competition, race, or conflict2
  14. use explosives on2
    • The enemy has been shelling us all day2
  15. look for and collect shells by the seashore2
  16. hit the pitches of hard and regularly2
    • He shelled the pitcher for eight runs in the first inning2
  17. fall out of the pod or husk2
    • The corn shelled2
  18. create by using explosives2
  19. The command interpreter that is used to pass commands to the operating system.1

Wiktionary Translations for shell:

  1. hard calcareous or chitinous external covering of many invertebrates
  2. hard covering of an egg
  3. entomology: exoskeleton of certain insects
  4. covering of a nut
  5. pod
  6. conjoined scutes that comprise the "shell" of a tortoise or turtle
  1. to remove the outer covering or shell of something
  2. to bombard, to fire projectiles at

Cross Translation:
shell concha schelp — een uit kalk (calciet en/of aragoniet) en andere mineralen bestaand, gewoonlijk uitwendig skelet, dat door een weekdier (stam der Mollusca) wordt aangemaakt
shell concha; caracol marino; buccino kinkhoornzeeslak
shell concha Schale — eine Panzerhülle bei bestimmten Tieren
shell bombardear; bombear bombarderattaquer une ville, une place, une position militaire avec de l’artillerie terrestre, maritime ou, larguer des bombes avec d'un aéronef.
shell concha conque — Gros coquillage creux.
shell cáscara coque — Enveloppe de l’œuf
shell cáscara coque — Enveloppe ligneuse de certains fruits
shell cáscara; concha coquille — Enveloppe dure et calcaire (1)
shell hurtar; sustraer; descortezar; pelar; despojar; mondar; descubrir dépouiller — Traductions à trier suivant le sens
shell obús obus — Projectile creux rempli de matière explosive
shell shell shell — programmation|fr Interface en lignes de commande d’un système d’exploitation.
shell escama écaille — Petites lames minces et plates qui couvrir la peau de certains poissons et de certains reptiles.
shell corteza; cáscara; piel; casco écorce — Partie superficielle et protectrice des arbres et des végétaux

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