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shep·herd  (shprd)
n.
1. One who herds, guards, and tends sheep.
2. One who cares for and guides a group of people, as a minister or teacher.
3. A German shepherd.
tr.v. shep·herd·ed, shep·herd·ing, shep·herds
To herd, guard, tend, or guide as or in the manner of a shepherd. See Synonyms at guide.

[Middle English shepherde, from Old English scaphierde : scap, sheep + hierde, herdsman.]

Shepherd
n
1. (Celestial Objects) astronomy a small moon of (e.g.) Saturn orbiting close to the rings and partly responsible for ring stability

shepherd (ˈʃɛpəd)
n
1. (Professions) a person employed to tend sheep. Female equivalent: shepherdess
2. (Agriculture) a person employed to tend sheep. Female equivalent: shepherdess
3. a person, such as a clergyman, who watches over or guides a group of people
vb (tr)
4. to guide or watch over in the manner of a shepherd
5. (Australian Rules Football) Australian rules football to prevent opponents from tackling (a member of one's own team) by blocking their path
[from Old English sceaphirde. See sheep, herd²]

shep•herd (ˈʃɛp ərd)

n.
1. a person who herds, tends, and guards sheep.
2. a person who protects, guides, or watches over other people.
3. a cleric or pastor.
v.t.
5. to tend or guard as a shepherd.
6. to watch over, guide, or lead.
[before 1050; Middle English, Old English scēphyrde. See sheep, herd2]
shep′herd•less, adj.
shep′herd•like`, adj.

shepherd
Past participle: shepherded
Gerund: shepherding

Imperative
shepherd
shepherd
Present
I shepherd
you shepherd
he/she/it shepherds
we shepherd
you shepherd
they shepherd
Preterite
I shepherded
you shepherded
he/she/it shepherded
we shepherded
you shepherded
they shepherded
Present Continuous
I am shepherding
you are shepherding
he/she/it is shepherding
we are shepherding
you are shepherding
they are shepherding
Present Perfect
I have shepherded
you have shepherded
he/she/it has shepherded
we have shepherded
you have shepherded
they have shepherded
Past Continuous
I was shepherding
you were shepherding
he/she/it was shepherding
we were shepherding
you were shepherding
they were shepherding
Past Perfect
I had shepherded
you had shepherded
he/she/it had shepherded
we had shepherded
you had shepherded
they had shepherded
Future
I will shepherd
you will shepherd
he/she/it will shepherd
we will shepherd
you will shepherd
they will shepherd
Future Perfect
I will have shepherded
you will have shepherded
he/she/it will have shepherded
we will have shepherded
you will have shepherded
they will have shepherded
Future Continuous
I will be shepherding
you will be shepherding
he/she/it will be shepherding
we will be shepherding
you will be shepherding
they will be shepherding
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been shepherding
you have been shepherding
he/she/it has been shepherding
we have been shepherding
you have been shepherding
they have been shepherding
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been shepherding
you will have been shepherding
he/she/it will have been shepherding
we will have been shepherding
you will have been shepherding
they will have been shepherding
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been shepherding
you had been shepherding
he/she/it had been shepherding
we had been shepherding
you had been shepherding
they had been shepherding
Conditional
I would shepherd
you would shepherd
he/she/it would shepherd
we would shepherd
you would shepherd
they would shepherd
Past Conditional
I would have shepherded
you would have shepherded
he/she/it would have shepherded
we would have shepherded
you would have shepherded
they would have shepherded
Thesaurus Legend:  Synonyms Related Words Antonyms
Noun1.shepherd - a clergyman who watches over a group of people
clergyman, man of the cloth, reverend - a member of the clergy and a spiritual leader of the Christian Church
2.shepherd - a herder of sheep (on an open range)shepherd - a herder of sheep (on an open range); someone who keeps the sheep together in a flock
drover, herdsman, herder - someone who drives a herd
shepherdess - a woman shepherd
Verb1.shepherd - watch over like a shepherd, as a teacher of her pupils
ward, guard - watch over or shield from danger or harm; protect; "guard my possessions while I'm away"
2.shepherd - tend as a shepherd, as of sheep or goats
tend - have care of or look after; "She tends to the children"

shepherd
noun
drover, stockman, herdsman, grazier The shepherd was filled with terror.
verb
guide, conduct, lead, steer, convoy, herd, marshal, usher She was shepherded by her guards up the rear ramp of the aircraft.
Related words
adjectives pastoral, bucolic
Quotations
"The Lord is my shepherd; I shall not want" Bible: Psalm 23
Translations
shepherd [ˈʃepəd]
A. N
1.pastor m
the Good Shepherdel Buen Pastor
2. (also shepherd dog) → perro m pastor
B. VT to shepherd children across a roadllevar niños a través de una calle, cruzar a los niños la calle
to shepherd sb in/outacompañar a algn al entrar/salir
to shepherd sb aroundhacer de guía para algn
C. CPD shepherd boy Nzagal m
shepherd's pie Npastel m de carne con patatas

shepherd [ˈʃɛpərd]
nberger m
vt (= guide) → guider, escorter

shepherd
n
Schäfer m, → (Schaf)hirt m; the Good Shepherdder Gute Hirte
(US) = German shepherd (dog)
vtführen

shepherd:
shepherd boy
nHütejunge m
shepherd dog
nSchäferhund m

shepherd [ˈʃɛpəd]
1. npastore m
the Good Shepherd (Rel) → il buon Pastore
2. vt to shepherd sb in/outaccompagnare qn dentro/fuori
she shepherded the children across the road → ha aiutato i bambini ad attraversare la strada

shepherd (ˈʃepəd) feminine ˈshepherdess noun
a person who looks after sheep. The shepherd and his dog gathered in the sheep.
verb
(often with around, ~in, ~out etc) to guide or lead carefully. He shepherded me through a maze of corridors.

shepherd راعٍ pastýř hyrde Schäfer βοσκός pastor paimen berger pastir pastore 羊飼い 양치기 herder gjeter pasterz pastor пастух fårherde คนเลี้ยงแกะ çoban người chăn cừu 牧羊人


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