Meaning of shack

shack

Pronunciation: (shak), [key]
— n.
  1. a rough cabin; shanty.
  2. See
—v.i.
  1. He's shacked up in the mountains.
    1. to live together as husband and wife without being legally married.
    2. to have illicit sexual relations.
    3. to live in a shack:He's shacked up in the mountains.

shack

Pronunciation: (shak), [key]
— v.t. Informal.
  1. to chase and throw back; to retrieve: to shack a ground ball.
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