Also found in: Dictionary, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to shanty: Sea shanty
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
  • noun

Synonyms for shanty



Synonyms for shanty

an ugly, squalid dwelling

Synonyms for shanty

small crude shelter used as a dwelling

a rhythmical work song originally sung by sailors

References in periodicals archive ?
The 100-year-old property on the Llyn peninsula - known as The Shanty - was bought in 2016 for PS2.
Concerned over the mushroom growth of shanty towns, the dilapidated condition of parks and pollen allergy caused by paper mulberry, the councillors asked for concrete measures to address these issues.
Similarly, a small shanty town placed on the surface of a overhead bridge located in Nazimabad locality where dozen of shanties were gutted while fire tenders rushed the spot and managed to extinguish the fire after two hours.
Arthur had since lived in a shanty erected near a basketball court together with two of his three children - Dexter, 17, and DJ Mark, 16.
Tenders are invited for Renovation and strengthening at shanty pally road from 83, Shanty pally to be-94 shanty pally in ward no.
YATTA, West Bank, Oct 23 (KUNA) -- In an act to defy Israeli settlers' attempts to sallow more Palestinian lands, the Bedouin populace of the town of Yatta, south of the West Bank, started to dwelled in shanty towns they made on the ruins of their old houses.
FOLK Festival on the Dock has brought together the city's rich music and maritime heritage in a celebration of live acoustic folk, sea shanty and roots music.
RAHIM YAR KHAN -- As many as 30 huts were burnt to ashes along with the households due to fire in a shanty village here on Saturday.
In what could be the result of a botched drug deal, a young couple was shot dead Tuesday afternoon inside their shanty located at the Parola Compound in Binondo, Manila, authorities reported.
Dadu -- At least eight members of a family were killed on Friday after a fire engulfed a shanty in Dadu a district of Sindh.
ANKARA (CyHAN)- A fire broke out at a shanty house in Ankara due to an unknown reason on late Sunday.
SEA shanty singing group Kimber's Men will play Hepworth as part of the village's Hepworth Live weekend.
According to reports a shanty caught fire which spread to others, resulting in damages and casualties.
M2 EQUITYBITES-September 3, 2014-China HGS signed another shanty area rebuilding project in China
SEA Shanty can get Glorious Goodwood off to a fantastic start for trainer Richard Hannon and jockey Richard Hughes by winning the bet365.