To repel without allowing penetration: A duck's feathers shed water.
To lose by natural process: a snake shedding its skin.
To rid oneself of (something not wanted or needed): I shed 25 pounds as a result of my new diet.
To lose a natural growth or covering by natural process.
To pour forth, fall off, or drop out: All the leaves have shed.
Something that sheds, especially an elevation in the earth's surface from which water flows in two directions; a watershed.
Something that has been shed.
shed blood To take life, especially with violence; kill.
A small structure, either freestanding or attached to a larger structure, serving for storage or shelter.
A large low structure often open on all sides.