Synonyms of sheer in English:

sheer1

adjective

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Word of the day maelstrom
Pronunciation: ˈmeɪlstrəm
noun
a powerful whirlpool in the sea

Synonyms of sheer in English:

sheer2

verb

  • 1 the boat sheered off to beach further along the coast
    swerve, swing, veer, slew, skew, change course, drift, yaw
    the boat sheered off to beach further along the coast
    [Antonyms] stay on course
  • 2 her mind sheered away from images she didn't want to dwell on
    turn away, flinch, recoil, shy away; refuse to contemplate, avoid, evade
    her mind sheered away from images she didn't want to dwell on
    [Antonyms] face up to

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