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Synonyms for shingle

building material used as siding or roofing

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coarse beach gravel of small waterworn stones and pebbles (or a stretch of shore covered with such gravel)

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a small signboard outside the office of a lawyer or doctor, e

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cover with shingles

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And he nailed that shingle to a lath, and stood the lath up four or five foot in front of the wigwam.
One day, as we trotted out of a large village into a shady bit of road, I saw on our left hand a low, black cottage, with diamond panes in the windows, a creeper on the end wall, a roof of shingle, and some roses climbing on the rickety trellis-work of the tiny porch.
Not a whisper, not a splash, not a stir of the shingle, not a footstep, not a sigh came up from the earth be- low--never a sign of life but the scent of climbing jasmine; and Kennedy's voice, speaking behind me, passed through the wide casement, to vanish out- side in a chill and sumptuous stillness.
Bygrave, Miss Bygrave; North Shingles Villa, Aldborough.
Before winter I built a chimney, and shingled the sides of my house, which were already impervious to rain, with imperfect and sappy shingles made of the first slice of the log, whose edges I was obliged to straighten with a plane.
Shingle recycling also helps MoDOT reduce the petroleum used in road construction projects.
Summer temperatures of five different shingle materials and associated attic temperatures were reported by Winandy et al.
Shingle Shaker Rag is a terrific new piano solo from Glenda Austin.
Roofing contractors express skepticism, and some shingle makers seem cautious.
JUST WHEN YOU THINK THE THREE-tab asphalt shingle is the king of roofing, here come laminate and super-laminate shingles.
The $78 million facility is expected to triple the company's premium laminated shingle production, which mainly targets the residential roofing market, by two million square feet of asphalt shingles per year.
Now, thanks to advances in photovoltaic technology, it's possible to shingle your roof with solar tiles.
Haag's IAS-accredited Research/Testing lab has been monitoring the shingle manufacturing industry for over 20 years.
The starter row shingles are only half as wide as a full shingle.
Example 3: Z owns a building which has a wooden shingle roof.