- 1[intransitive] shuttle (between A and B) to travel between two places frequently Her childhood was spent shuttling between her mother and father.
- 2[transitive] shuttle somebody (+ adv./prep.) to carry people between two places that are close, making regular journeys between the two places A bus shuttles passengers back and forth from the station to the terminal. Word Origin Old English scytel ‘dart, missile’, of Germanic origin; compare with Old Norse skutill
BrE BrE//ˈʃʌtl//; NAmE NAmE//ˈʃʌtl//Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they shuttle
BrE BrE//ˈʃʌtl//; NAmE NAmE//ˈʃʌtl//he / she / it shuttles
BrE BrE//ˈʃʌtlz//; NAmE NAmE//ˈʃʌtlz//past simple shuttled
BrE BrE//ˈʃʌtld//; NAmE NAmE//ˈʃʌtld//past participle shuttled
BrE BrE//ˈʃʌtld//; NAmE NAmE//ˈʃʌtld//-ing form shuttling
BrE BrE//ˈʃʌtlɪŋ//; NAmE NAmE//ˈʃʌtlɪŋ//