Choose the synonym for pretentious
synonyms for sheers
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
How to use sheers in a sentence
Sheer′-hulk, an old dismasted ship with a pair of sheers mounted on it for masting ships; Sheer′-leg, one of the spars.
When she had tane the mantle, And all was with it cladde, From top to toe it shiver'd down, As tho' with sheers beshradde.A Book of Ballads, Volume 1 | Various
Angeline supported the family by working on the 'sheers,' 'diggin one half the taters fur tother half!'Kentucky in American Letters, v. 2 of 2 | John Wilson Townsend
We back out into the river, bring up, then come ahead, canting to a rudder pressure that sheers us into the fairway.Merchantmen-at-Arms | David W. Bone
Two of them are lashed together as sheers with legs of unequal length, the longer leg being in the direction of the strain.
Synonym of the Day