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English - Vietnamese Dictionary
shingle /'ʃiɳgl/
  • danh từ
    • đá cuội (trên bãi biển)
    • chỗ có nhiều đá cuội (trên bãi biển)
    • danh từ
      • ván lợp (ván mỏng để lợp mái)
      • (từ Mỹ,nghĩa Mỹ) biển hàng nhỏ
      • tóc tỉa đuôi, kiểu tóc tỉa đuôi
      • to be a shingle short
        • hơi điên, dở hơi
      • to hang out one's shingle
        • (thông tục) mở phòng khám bệnh; mở phòng luật sư
    • ngoại động từ
      • lợp bằng ván
      • tỉa đuôi (tóc); cắt tóc (cho ai) theo kiểu tỉa đuôi
    Concise Dictionary
    +building material used as siding or roofing
    +coarse beach gravel of small waterworn stones and pebbles (or a stretch of shore covered with such gravel)
    +a small signboard outside the office of a lawyer or doctor, e.g.
    +cover with shingles
    Advanced English Dictionary
    + noun
    1 [U] a mass of small smooth stones on a beach or at the side of a river: a shingle beach / bank
    2 [C, U] a small flat piece of wood that is used to cover a wall or roof of a building
    3 [C] (AmE) a board with a sign on it, in front of a doctor's or lawyer's office: He hung out his own shingle (= started a business as a doctor or lawyer).

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