Definition of SHEER

  1. (verb)turn sharply; change direction abruptly
  2. (verb)cause to sheer
  3. (adj)complete and without restriction or qualification; sometimes used informally as intensifiers
  4. (adj)not mixed with extraneous elements
  5. (adj)very steep; having a prominent and almost vertical front
  6. (adj)so thin as to transmit light
  7. (adv)straight up or down without a break
  8. (adv)completely