shears

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Noun[edit]

shears

  1. plural form of shear
  2. (plural only) A tool consisting of two blades with bevel edges, connected by a pivot, used for cutting cloth, or for removing the fleece from sheep etc

Usage notes[edit]

  • The tool was once used in the singular

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Verb[edit]

shears

  1. third-person singular simple present indicative form of shear

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