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Pronunciation of Sheer: Learn how to pronounce Sheer in English correctly

Learn how to say Sheer correctly in English with this tutorial pronunciation video.

Oxford dictionary definition of the word sheer:

adjective
1 [attributive] nothing other than; unmitigated (used for emphasis):
she giggled with sheer delight
it’s been sheer hard work
2(especially of a cliff or wall) perpendicular or nearly so:
the sheer ice walls
3(of a fabric) very thin; diaphanous:
sheer white silk chiffon
adverb
1perpendicularly:
the ridge fell sheer, in steep crags
2 archaic completely; right:
she went sheer forward when the door was open
noun
a very fine or diaphanous fabric or article:
I put up the new curtains and sheers
she ditched her glossy sheers while pregnant
Derivatives

sheerly

adverb
sheerness

noun
Origin:

Middle English (in the sense ‘exempt, cleared’): probably an alteration of dialect shire ‘pure, clear’, from the Germanic base of the verb shine. In the mid 16th century the word was used to describe clear, pure water, and also in sheer1 (sense 3 of the adjective)