Translation of "sheer" - English-Spanish dictionary


adjective uk /ʃɪər/ us /ʃɪər/

used to say that a feeling or quality is very strong

a look of sheer delight

very steep

vertical, abrupto
a sheer cliff face

(Translation of “sheer” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


adjective /ʃiə/


puro, absoluto
Her singing was a sheer delight
It all happened by sheer chance.

very steep

vertical, escarpado
a sheer drop to the sea.

(of cloth) very thin

muy fino
sheer silk.

(Translation of “sheer” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)