Is SHEER a scrabble word?

Words With Friends :  YES

Scrabble US :  YES

Scrabble UK :  YES

English International (SOWPODS) :  YES

Scrabble Global :  YES

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Definitions for the word 'sheer'

verb

  1. SHEER, cause to sheer
  2. SHEER, turn sharply; change direction abruptly
  3. SHEER, to turn suddenly
  4. SHEER, straight up or down

adjective

  1. SHEER, complete and without restriction or qualification; sometimes used informally as intensifiers
  2. SHEER, very steep; having a prominent and almost vertical front
  3. SHEER, not mixed with extraneous elements
  4. SHEER, so thin as to transmit light

adverb

  1. SHEER, directly
  2. SHEER, straight up or down without a break

noun

  1. SHEER, complete and total
  2. SHEER, very steep : almost straight up and down

Synonyms for 'sheer'

Antonyms for 'sheer'

The word SHEER is worth 8 points in Scrabble and 7 points in Words with Friends

How to use the word 'sheer' in a sentence

  1. the cruise ship sheered to the northwest, putting it safely out of the path of the hurricane
  2. the car sheered to avoid hitting the dog
  3. a sheer drop to the sea
  4. we had to get window shades because passersby could see right through our sheer curtains
  5. mountains rising sheer from the plains

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