What is another word for sheer?

670 synonyms found


[ ʃ_ˈiə], [ ʃˈi͡ə], [ ʃˈi‍ə]

Synonyms for Sheer:

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Rhymes for Sheer:

  1. shear, fear, speer, near, gear, smear, leer, clear, here, steer, dear, rear, spear, tear, blear, deer, pier, deere, sear, jeer, lear, sneer, sphere, veer, peer, hear, year, mere, meir, cheer, beer, sere, ear;
  2. severe, amir, zaire, appear, unclear, sincere, austere, career, emir, premiere, cashier, revere, veneer, adhere, rehear, frontier, premier;
  3. pioneer, gondolier, chandelier, brigadier, volunteer, domineer, belvedere, financier, insincere, reappear, interfere, auctioneer, overhear, engineer, cavalier, bandolier, mutineer, disappear, persevere, commandeer, chevalier, souvenir;

Quotes for Sheer:

  1. For sheer sexiness, a man must be beautiful. Funny. yes. Clever, no. Jilly Cooper.
  2. True as this is, it is also true that for one who won through there were many who gained nothing, and it was, and is, the sheer weight of numbers of those who failed of this that has made their influence on the modern life as pervasive and controlling as it is. Ralph A. Cram.
  3. If a man dreams that he has committed a sin before which the sun hid his face, it is often safe to conjecture that, in sheer forgetfulness, he wore a red tie, or brown boots with evening dress. Arthur Machen.

Idioms of Sheer:

  1. by ( sheer) force/ weight of numbers;

Adjectives for Sheer:

  • staggering deep.