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English adjective: sheared

1. sheared having the hair or wool cut or clipped off as if with shears or clippers


SamplesPicked up the baby's shorn curls from the floor.
Naked as a sheared sheep.


Synonymsshorn


Antonymsunsheared, unshorn

2. sheared (used especially of fur or wool) shaped or finished by cutting or trimming to a uniform length


SamplesA coat of sheared lamb.


Similarcut


Antonymsuncut, rough









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