Definition of SHEERING


Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 2. (

    ) cause to sheer; "She sheered her car around the obstacle" ;

Adjective : SHEERING

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) complete and without restriction or qualification; sometimes used informally as intensifiers; "absolute freedom"; "an absolute dimwit"; "a downright lie"; "out-and-out mayhem"; "an out-and-out lie"; "a rank outsider"; "many right-down vices"; "got the job through sheer persistence"; "sheer stupidity" ;

  • 3. (

    ) very steep; having a prominent and almost vertical front; "a bluff headland"; "where the bold chalk cliffs of England rise"; "a sheer descent of rock" ;

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