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Definition of SHAFTS

noun : SHAFTS

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) a line that forms the length of an arrow pointer ;

  • 2. (

    ) an aggressive remark directed at a person like a missile and intended to have a telling effect; "his parting shot was `drop dead'"; "she threw shafts of sarcasm"; "she takes a dig at me every chance she gets" ;

  • 3. (

    ) a long rod or pole (especially the handle of an implement or the body of a weapon like a spear or arrow) ;

  • 8. (

    ) a vertical passageway through a building (as for an elevator) ;

  • 9. (

    ) (architecture) upright consisting of the vertical part of a column ;

  • 10. (

    ) a long vertical passage sunk into the earth, as for a mine or tunnel ;

verb : SHAFTS

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) equip with a shaft ;


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