8 letter word starting with ship

Words Parts of Speech Meaning/Definition/Similar Words
shipping present participle & vb. noun of Ship, Relating to ships, their ownership, transfer, or employment; as, shiping concerns., Relating to, or concerned in, the forwarding of goods; as, a shipping clerk., The act of one who, or of that which, ships; as, the shipping of flour to Liverpool., The collective body of ships in one place, or belonging to one port, country, etc.; vessels, generally; tonnage., Navigation.
shipfuls plural of Shipful
shipless adjective Destitute of ships.
shipload noun The load, or cargo, of a ship.
shipmate noun One who serves on board of the same ship with another; a fellow sailor.
shipment noun The act or process of shipping; as, he was engaged in the shipment of coal for London; an active shipment of wheat from the West., That which is shipped.
shipworm noun Any long, slender, worm-shaped bivalve mollusk of Teredo and allied genera. The shipworms burrow in wood, and are destructive to wooden ships, piles of wharves, etc. See Teredo.
shipyard noun A yard, place, or inclosure where ships are built or repaired.