shelfy


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shelfy

(ˈʃɛlfɪ)
adj, -fier or -fiest
1. full of sandbanks or reefs hidden beneath the water's surface
2. full of slaty or stratified rock
3. (of hills) having shelves, ledges, or terraces
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Adj.1.shelfy - full of submerged reefs or sandbanks or shoals; "reefy shallows"; "shoaly waters"
shallow - lacking physical depth; having little spatial extension downward or inward from an outer surface or backward or outward from a center; "shallow water"; "a shallow dish"; "a shallow cut"; "a shallow closet"; "established a shallow beachhead"; "hit the ball to shallow left field"
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Going backwards we can produce 34 six-letter words: DUALLY, KNAGGY, KNARRY, KNOLLY, MEALLY, QUAGGY, QUARRY, SHAGGY, SHEAFY, SHELFY, SHELLY, SHERRY, SHOALY, SNAGGY, SNEERY, SNELLY, SNIFFY, SNUFFY, STAGGY, STARRY, STEELY, STILLY, STUFFY, STUGGY, THEALL, THEORY, WHALLY, WHEELY, WHERRY, WHIFFY, WHILLY, WHIRRY, WHOLLY, and WOOLLY.
In fact, it usually sounds like one of those 33-year-old women who talk like an ickle wickle girl in a despewate attempt to seem cutesy wutesy and not get left on that horrid shelfy.