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shear

US [ʃɪr]
UK [ʃɪə(r)]
  • n.剪;切;剪力;【物】切变
  • v.剪切;切断;给(羊)剪(羊毛);剪(头发)
  • Web修剪;剪羊毛;剪切力
Past Tense:sheared  Past Tense:shore  Past Participle:shorn  Simple Present:shears  Present Participle:shearing  
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1.
[t]
~ sth
给(羊)剪(羊毛)to cut the wool off a sheep
It was time for the sheep to be shorn.
是剪羊毛的时节了。
sheep shearing
剪羊毛
2.
[t]
~ sth
剪(头发)to cut off sb's hair
shorn hair
剪得很短的头发
3.
[i][t]
~ (sth) (off)
切断;剪切;断to break under pressure; to cut through sth and make it break
The bolts holding the wheel in place sheared off.
固定这个轮子的几个螺栓断了。

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