Definitions For Shelve


  • Place on a shelf
  • Hold back to a later time
  • To put (something) on a shelf
  • To stop doing or thinking about (something) for a period of time
  • To make (someone) unable to play or perform

Is Shelve a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Shelve is worth 12 points in Scrabble and 13 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Shelve in a Sentence

  • The books were shelved according to category.
  • Let's shelve the project for now

Synonyms for Shelve

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