• turn sharply; change direction abruptly;
  • cause to sheer;
    • "She sheered her car around the obstacle"
  • complete and without restriction or qualification; sometimes used informally as intensifiers;
    • "got the job through sheer persistence"
    • "sheer stupidity"
  • not mixed with extraneous elements;
    • "sheer wine"
  • very steep; having a prominent and almost vertical front;
    • "a sheer descent of rock"
  • so thin as to transmit light;
    • "sheer silk stockings"
  • straight up or down without a break
  • directly;
    • "he fell sheer into the water"
  • SHEER adj SHEERER, SHEEREST of very thin texture SHEERLY adv
  • SHEER v -ED, -ING, -S to swerve

Scrabble Score: 8

sheer is a valid Scrabble (US) TWL word

sheer is a valid Scrabble Word in Merriam-Webster MW Dictionary

sheer is a valid Scrabble Word in International Collins CSW Dictionary

Words With Friends Score: 7

sheer is a valid Words With Friends word