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Noun
Plural for any long, tall, and typically narrow structure
“The tower comprises a huge shaft rising from the ground topped by a circular six-level head.”
Noun
Plural for any long, tall, and typically narrow object
“Racing wheelchairs, on the other hand, look completely different, with two large rear wheels and one small front wheel connected by a long shaft.”
Noun
Plural for a long, tall, and narrow object that spins, or around which objects spin
“Work them as slowly as possible, just so you can feel the blades spinning around the shaft.”
Noun
Plural for a long, narrow part or section forming the handle of an object
“He shook the handle, causing the shaft to snap into place, and pulled the lever back until it clicked, and released it.”
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Plural for a long, narrow, typically vertical hole that provides passage
“I walk into the elevator cage that goes down the shaft into the mine.”
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Plural for an underground mining or excavation site
“One of those was Clinton Harris, who was working deep in the shaft when the mine flooded.”
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Plural for an arrow or any projectile with a shaft
“Her heart soared with the swift flash of the shaft as it flew from the bow.”
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(rare) Plural for a long weapon with a sharp or pointed tip
“Michael went to help the woman up when he was suddenly was attacked with a shaft plugging into his side.”
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Plural for a ray or bolt, especially of light
“He hurled it into the chest of the monster and the trident transformed itself into a shaft of lightning, exploding into the beast.”
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Plural for the main axis of a feather
“When it was cool, Sevinna scratched Timryc's mark onto the surface, then handed it to Wbridda, who stuck the shaft of the feather into the wax.”
Noun
Plural for a remark intended to be witty, wounding, or provocative
“He could receive a witty shaft leveled at him with perfect composure.”
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(figurative) Plural for an unjust act, treatment or occurrence
“He sold everything he owned to take her there, where she became famous and he got the shaft.”
Noun
Plural for a hollow place in a solid body or surface
Noun
Plural for a thin straight bar, especially of wood or metal
Noun
Plural for the male reproductive organ
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Plural for a jagged white flash, especially of lightning
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Plural for a beam, typically forming part of the internal framework of a roof
Noun
Plural for a rigid bar designed to aid in lifting or forcing things apart
Noun
Plural for a deep ravine, chasm, or abyss
Noun
Plural for meat from that part of an animal
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Plural for a horizontal bar which can be held, serving as a support or guard
Noun
Plural for a sudden feeling of fear or excitement
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Plural for a short shaft or bolt, typically used to attach things together
Noun
Plural for a shaft in a multi-story building enclosing a stairway or staircase
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Plural for a section or stage of a journey or process
Noun
Plural for the main stem of a herbaceous plant
Noun
Plural for the trunk apart from the head and the limbs
Verb
To gain an advantage or profit by using unfair or deceitful methods
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Verb
To engage in carnal activity
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