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SHACK UP

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does shack up mean? 

SHACK UP (verb)
  The verb SHACK UP has 1 sense:

1. room or live together; usually said of people who are not married and live together as a couple

  Familiarity information: SHACK UP used as a verb is very rare.


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SHACK UP (verb)


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Meaning:

Room or live together; usually said of people who are not married and live together as a couple

Classified under:

Verbs of being, having, spatial relations

Synonyms:

cohabit; shack up

Hypernyms (to "shack up" is one way to...):

dwell; inhabit; live (inhabit or live in)

Troponyms (each of the following is one way to "shack up"):

miscegenate (marry or cohabit with a person of another race)

Sentence frames:

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Somebody ----s PP


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