Detailed Translations for shell from English to Dutch


shell [the ~] noun

  1. the shell (husk; hull)
    de schelp; de schaal
  2. the shell (hull; husk)
    de bolster; de schaal; de schil; de dop
  3. the shell (cover; packaging; wrapping)
    de verpakking; het omhulsel; de huls; het omkleedsel; het omwindsel
  4. the shell
    cascowoning; het casco
  5. the shell (peel; rind; skin)
    de peul; de schil; het vel
  6. the shell (explosive; grenade; bomb)
    de granaat; explosief; de bom
  7. the shell (framework; frame; body; skeleton; carcass)
    het raamwerk; het frame; het geraamte; het skelet
  8. the shell (scallop; wrapper)
    de schulp
  9. the shell (wrapper)
    de omhulling
  10. the shell (frame-work; chassis; carcass; foundation; structure)
    de chassis; het geraamte
  11. the shell (case; casing)
    – the housing or outer covering of something 1
    de behuizing
  12. the shell
    – The command interpreter that is used to pass commands to the operating system. 2

to shell verb (shells, shelled, shelling)

  1. to shell (bomb; bombard; batter)
    bombarderen; vanuit de lucht beschieten

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
behuizing case; casing; shell accommodation; housing; lodging; lodgings; quarters; shelter
bolster hull; husk; shell
bom bomb; explosive; grenade; shell bomb; missile; projectile
casco shell body of an airplane; casco; frame
cascowoning shell
chassis carcass; chassis; foundation; frame-work; shell; structure bogie; chassis; landing gear; undercarriage
dop hull; husk; shell bell jar; cap; glass bell; lid; top
explosief bomb; explosive; grenade; shell
frame body; carcass; frame; framework; shell; skeleton frame; video frame
geraamte body; carcass; chassis; foundation; frame; frame-work; framework; shell; skeleton; structure carcass; frame; framework; skeleton
granaat bomb; explosive; grenade; shell bomb; missile; projectile
huls cover; packaging; shell; wrapping cover; packaging; wrapper; wrapping
omhulling shell; wrapper
omhulsel cover; packaging; shell; wrapping cover; packaging; wrapper; wrapping
omkleedsel cover; packaging; shell; wrapping cover; packaging; wrapper; wrapping
omwindsel cover; packaging; shell; wrapping cover; packaging; wrapper; wrapping
peul peel; rind; shell; skin
raamwerk body; carcass; frame; framework; shell; skeleton
schaal hull; husk; shell baking dish; casserole; dish; platter; scale
schelp hull; husk; shell
schil hull; husk; peel; rind; shell; skin
schulp scallop; shell; wrapper
skelet body; carcass; frame; framework; shell; skeleton bone structure; skeleton
vel peel; rind; shell; skin coat; hide; membrane; pelt; piece of paper; sheet; sheet of paper; skin
verpakking cover; packaging; shell; wrapping packing; preparation for market
- carapace; cuticle; eggshell; plate; racing shell; scale; shield
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
bombarderen batter; bomb; bombard; shell
vanuit de lucht beschieten batter; bomb; bombard; shell
- beat; beat out; blast; crush; husk; trounce; vanquish
AdjectiveRelated TranslationsOther Translations
explosief explosive
Not SpecifiedRelated TranslationsOther Translations
shell shell

Related Words for "shell":

Synonyms for "shell":

Related Definitions for "shell":

  1. hard outer covering or case of certain organisms such as arthropods and turtles1
  2. the hard largely calcareous covering of a mollusc or a brachiopod1
  3. a metal sheathing of uniform thickness (such as the shield attached to an artillery piece to protect the gunners)1
  4. ammunition consisting of a cylindrical metal casing containing an explosive charge and a projectile; fired from a large gun1
  5. the housing or outer covering of something1
  6. a very light narrow racing boat1
  7. a rigid covering that envelops an object1
    • the satellite is covered with a smooth shell of ice1
  8. the exterior covering of a bird's egg1
  9. the hard usually fibrous outer layer of some fruits especially nuts1
  10. the material that forms the hard outer covering of many animals1
  11. remove the husks from1
  12. remove from its shell or outer covering1
    • shell the legumes1
    • shell mussels1
  13. come out better in a competition, race, or conflict1
  14. use explosives on1
    • The enemy has been shelling us all day1
  15. look for and collect shells by the seashore1
  16. hit the pitches of hard and regularly1
    • He shelled the pitcher for eight runs in the first inning1
  17. fall out of the pod or husk1
    • The corn shelled1
  18. create by using explosives1
  19. The command interpreter that is used to pass commands to the operating system.2

Wiktionary Translations for shell:

  1. hard calcareous or chitinous external covering of many invertebrates
  2. hard covering of an egg
  3. covering of a nut
  4. hollow usually spherical or cylindrical projectile fired from a mortar or a cannon
  5. music: string instrument, whose acoustical chamber is formed like a shell
  6. computing: general-purpose environment
  7. psychological barrier to social interaction
  1. to bombard, to fire projectiles at
  1. romp van een gebouw, auto of schip
  2. zeeslak
  3. buitenkant van een ei of vrucht
  4. een uit kalk (calciet en/of aragoniet) en andere mineralen bestaand, gewoonlijk uitwendig skelet, dat door een weekdier (stam der Mollusca) wordt aangemaakt
  1. het verwijderen van de peulenschillen van erwten, bonen, enzovoort

Cross Translation:
shell bekogelen; beschieten; bombarderen bombarderattaquer une ville, une place, une position militaire avec de l’artillerie terrestre, maritime ou, larguer des bombes avec d'un aéronef.
shell huisje; kinkhoorn; schaal; schelp; slakkehuis conque — Gros coquillage creux.
shell huisje; kinkhoorn; schaal; schelp; slakkehuis coquille — Enveloppe dure et calcaire (1)
shell gappen; ontvreemden; stelen; afpellen; jassen; schillen; beroven; ontnemen; ontdoen; ontvellen; stropen; villen; ontbloten; ontdekken dépouiller — Traductions à trier suivant le sens
shell shell shell — programmation|fr Interface en lignes de commande d’un système d’exploitation.
shell schilfer; schub écaille — Petites lames minces et plates qui couvrir la peau de certains poissons et de certains reptiles.
shell dop; schaal; schil; schors; boomschors écorce — Partie superficielle et protectrice des arbres et des végétaux

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