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shear

shear

shear - Dictionary definition and meaning for word shear

Definition
(noun) (physics) a deformation of an object in which parallel planes remain parallel but are shifted in a direction parallel to themselves
Example Sentence
  • the shear changed the quadrilateral into a parallelogram

Definition
(noun) a large edge tool that cuts sheet metal by passing a blade through it
Definition
(verb) cut with shears
Example Sentence
  • shear hedges

Definition
(verb) shear the wool from
Synonyms : fleece
Example Sentence
  • shear sheep

Definition
(verb) cut or cut through with shears
Example Sentence
  • shear the wool off the lamb

Definition
(verb) become deformed by forces tending to produce a shearing strain
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for shear

s+hear can be shave + hair....
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