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(Pronunciation -تلفظ سنیۓ ) US:

Adjective: sheer
1. sheer [ Synonyms: absolute, downright, out-and-out, rank, right-down]
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";
2. sheer [ Synonyms: plain, unmingled, unmixed]
Not mixed with extraneous elements
"plain water"; "sheer wine"; "not an unmixed blessing";
3. sheer [ Synonyms: bluff, bold]
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";
کھڑی چٹان۔
4. sheer [ Synonyms: cobwebby, diaphanous, filmy, gauze-like, gauzy, gossamer, see-through, transparent, vaporous, vapourous]
So thin as to transmit light
"a hat with a diaphanous veil"; "filmy wings of a moth"; "gauzy clouds of dandelion down"; "gossamer cobwebs"; "sheer silk stockings"; "transparent chiffon"; "vaporous silks";
شفاف ۔
باریک ۔
دھندلا ۔
ہلکہ ۔
Verb: sheer
1. sheer [ Synonyms: curve, cut, slew, slue, swerve, trend, veer]
Turn sharply; change direction abruptly
"The car cut to the left at the intersection"; "The motorbike veered to the right";
سمت بدلنا ۔
تیزی سے مڑنا ۔
اچانک مڑنا ۔
گھمجانا ۔
2. sheer
Cause to sheer
"She sheered her car around the obstacle";
ایکدم موڑنا۔
Adverb: sheer
1. sheer [ Synonyms: perpendicularly]
Straight up or down without a break
2. sheer
"he fell sheer into the water";
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