transitive verb \ˈshend\
shent \ˈshent\ shend·ing

Definition of SHEND

archaic :  to put to shame or confusion
archaic :  reprove, revile
chiefly dialect
a :  injure, mar
b :  ruin, destroy

Origin of SHEND

Middle English, from Old English scendan; akin to Old English scamu shame — more at shame
First Known Use: before 12th century


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