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

Translation of shear in German:

transitive verb p.p. shorn Pronunciation: / ʃɔːn / or sheared

  • 1
    (clip)
    be shorn of something
    [figurative]
    einer Sache Gen. beraubt sein/werden

intransitive verb p. p. shorn or sheared

  • (Bolzen, Metallteil) (Technology)
    the motor boat sheared through the water
    [figurative]
    das Motorboot durchschnitt das Wasser
    [figurative]
    the cutter blades sheared through the metal
    die Schneiden der Schere zerschnitten das Metall

noun

Phrasal verbs

shear off

transitive verb
intransitive verb
(Technology)

Definition of shear in:

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