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1sheer/ˈʃiɚ/adjective
1sheer
/ˈʃiɚ/
adjective
Learner's definition of SHEER  
always used before a noun  — used to emphasize the large amount, size, or degree of something
always used before a noun  : complete and total
: very steep : almost straight up and down
2sheer/ˈʃiɚ/adverb
2sheer
/ˈʃiɚ/
adverb
Learner's definition of SHEER  
: straight up or down
3sheer/ˈʃiɚ/verb
sheerssheeredsheering
3sheer
/ˈʃiɚ/
verb
sheerssheeredsheering
Learner's definition of SHEER  
always followed by an adverb or preposition[no object]
: to turn suddenly
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