shuttle

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈʃʌtəl/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈʃʌtəl/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(shutl)


Inflections of 'shuttle' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
shuttles
v 3rd person singular
shuttling
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."
shuttled
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed."
shuttled
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked."
WordReference English Collocations © 2020

shuttle

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. take the [airport, city center, terminal] shuttle
  2. take the shuttle to the [airport]
  3. a [bus, monorail] shuttle
  4. [sent, launched] a shuttle into [orbit, space]
  5. the shuttle reentered the atmosphere
  6. the shuttle's [crew, computers, navigation system, thermal coating]
  7. guided the shuttle to a landing
  8. transported the shuttle for [launch, repair]
  9. badminton: the shuttle [broke, hit the net]
n as adj
  1. an hourly shuttle service
  2. a shuttle bus every [ten] minutes
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