shiv


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shiv

 (shĭv) Slang
n.
A knife, razor, or other sharp or pointed implement, especially one used as a weapon.
tr.v. shivved, shiv·ving, shivs
To stab with a shiv.

[Probably Romani chiv, blade.]

shiv

(ʃɪv)

n. Slang.
a knife, esp. a switchblade.
[1910–15; appar. alter. of earlier chiv(e) < Romany]

shiv


Past participle: shivved
Gerund: shivving

Imperative
shiv
shiv
Present
I shiv
you shiv
he/she/it shivs
we shiv
you shiv
they shiv
Preterite
I shivved
you shivved
he/she/it shivved
we shivved
you shivved
they shivved
Present Continuous
I am shivving
you are shivving
he/she/it is shivving
we are shivving
you are shivving
they are shivving
Present Perfect
I have shivved
you have shivved
he/she/it has shivved
we have shivved
you have shivved
they have shivved
Past Continuous
I was shivving
you were shivving
he/she/it was shivving
we were shivving
you were shivving
they were shivving
Past Perfect
I had shivved
you had shivved
he/she/it had shivved
we had shivved
you had shivved
they had shivved
Future
I will shiv
you will shiv
he/she/it will shiv
we will shiv
you will shiv
they will shiv
Future Perfect
I will have shivved
you will have shivved
he/she/it will have shivved
we will have shivved
you will have shivved
they will have shivved
Future Continuous
I will be shivving
you will be shivving
he/she/it will be shivving
we will be shivving
you will be shivving
they will be shivving
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been shivving
you have been shivving
he/she/it has been shivving
we have been shivving
you have been shivving
they have been shivving
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been shivving
you will have been shivving
he/she/it will have been shivving
we will have been shivving
you will have been shivving
they will have been shivving
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been shivving
you had been shivving
he/she/it had been shivving
we had been shivving
you had been shivving
they had been shivving
Conditional
I would shiv
you would shiv
he/she/it would shiv
we would shiv
you would shiv
they would shiv
Past Conditional
I would have shivved
you would have shivved
he/she/it would have shivved
we would have shivved
you would have shivved
they would have shivved
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.shiv - a knife used as a weapon
knife - a weapon with a handle and blade with a sharp point
References in classic literature ?
The new elephants strained at their ropes, and squealed and trumpeted from time to time, and he could hear his mother in the camp hut putting his small brother to sleep with an old, old song about the great God Shiv, who once told all the animals what they should eat.