Meaning of shack


Pronunciation: (shak), [key]
— n.
  1. a rough cabin; shanty.
  2. See
  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.


Pronunciation: (shak), [key]
— v.t. Informal.
  1. to chase and throw back; to retrieve: to shack a ground ball.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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