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shear
British English: /ʃɪə/
American English: /ʃɪr/

Translation of shear in French:

transitive verb

  • also: prét sheared pp shorn
    (grass, hair, sheep)

also: shorn past participle adjective

Phrasal verbs

shear off

1 shear off
(metal component)
2 shear off [something], shear [something] off
(hair, fleece)
(accident, storm) (branch, part of building)

shear through

shear through [something]
(metal, screw)
[figurative] (water)

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