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[shel-bee] /ˈʃɛl bi/
a city in S North Carolina. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • Mrs. Stillwell opened the screen door to take in the carrots and soap and washing-powder Shelby used to bring her.

    In a Little Town Rupert Hughes
  • Poor Shelby's nerves were so rocked that he condescended to complain to the clerk.

    In a Little Town Rupert Hughes
  • Now Shelby and Sevier, leading his Wataugans, had reached the summit.

    Pioneers of the Old Southwest Constance Lindsay Skinner
  • One day a greater than Shelby came to Wakefield, but not to stay.

    In a Little Town Rupert Hughes
  • Mr. St. Clare was not long in finding out how clever Tom was, and soon trusted him as thoroughly as Mr. Shelby had done.

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