GRE Word List


to cut off the hair from

The meaning of the word shear is to cut off the hair from.

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mimicryan instance of mimicking
intrudeto thrust oneself in without invitation, permission, or welcome
adjunctsomething joined or added to another thing but not essentially a part of it
ominousbeing or exhibiting an omen : portentous
homilya usually short sermon
jocosegiven to joking : merry
oligarchygovernment by the few
ineptgenerally incompetent : bungling
raspto rub with something rough