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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Having the hair or wool cut or clipped off; adj. - (used especially of fur or wool) shaped or finished by cutting or trimming to a uniform length.

Usage examples (40)
  • A coat of sheared lamb
  • Adjective : a sheared muskrat coat
  • Verb (used with object) : to shear wool from sheep. ,to shear sheep. ,to shear someone of power. ,Chimney swifts sheared the air
  • Verb (used without object) : The cruiser sheared through the water for more
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