have a shaft

vp To find someone attractive. I have a shaft for that new girl. 1990s

Historical dictionary of American slang . 2014.

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  • Shaft construction — concerns the building of vertical openings such as Raises and Shafts. Shafts are vertical openings used for supplying equipment, personnel, and support systems to the horizontal tunnel where the pipeline is installed. They can be temporary or… …   Wikipedia

  • Shaft — Shaft, n. [OE. shaft, schaft, AS. sceaft; akin to D. schacht, OHG. scaft, G. schaft, Dan. & Sw. skaft handle, haft, Icel. skapt, and probably to L. scapus, Gr. ????, ????, a staff. Probably originally, a shaven or smoothed rod. Cf. {Scape},… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Shaft alley — Shaft Shaft, n. [OE. shaft, schaft, AS. sceaft; akin to D. schacht, OHG. scaft, G. schaft, Dan. & Sw. skaft handle, haft, Icel. skapt, and probably to L. scapus, Gr. ????, ????, a staff. Probably originally, a shaven or smoothed rod. Cf. {Scape} …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Shaft furnace — Shaft Shaft, n. [OE. shaft, schaft, AS. sceaft; akin to D. schacht, OHG. scaft, G. schaft, Dan. & Sw. skaft handle, haft, Icel. skapt, and probably to L. scapus, Gr. ????, ????, a staff. Probably originally, a shaven or smoothed rod. Cf. {Scape} …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Shaft (Youngblood) — Shaft (aka Jeff Terrel) is a comic book superhero created by writer artist Rob Liefeld.In the early Nineties, Liefeld created the character for his Extreme Studios as leader of superhero team “Youngblood”. Youngblood was a government sponsored… …   Wikipedia

  • shaft — ► NOUN 1) a long, narrow part forming the handle of a tool or club, the body of a spear or arrow, or similar. 2) a ray of light or bolt of lightning. 3) a long, narrow, typically vertical hole giving access to a mine, accommodating a lift, etc.… …   English terms dictionary

  • Shaft-driven bicycle — A shaft driven bicycle is a chainless bicycle that uses a driveshaft instead of a chain to transmit power from the pedals to the wheel. Shaft drives were introduced over a century ago, but were mostly supplanted by chain driven bicycles due to… …   Wikipedia

  • Shaft (1971 film) — Infobox Film | name = Shaft caption = Shaft movie poster director = Gordon Parks producer = Joel Freeman writer = Ernest Tidyman (novel screenplay) John D.F. Black starring = Richard Roundtree music = Isaac Hayes J. J. Johnson cinematography =Urs …   Wikipedia

  • Shaft (2000 film) — Infobox Film name = Shaft caption = Theatrical Release Poster director = John Singleton producer = Mark Roybal Scott Rudin Eric Steel writer = Ernest Tidyman (novel) John Singleton Shane Salerno Richard Price starring = Samuel L. Jackson Vanessa… …   Wikipedia

  • Shaft (golf) — The shaft of a golf club is the long, cylindrical piece generally made of steel or graphite which connects the golfer’s hands to the club head. While hundreds of different designs exist, the primary purpose of the golf shaft remains the same to… …   Wikipedia


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