Translation of "sheer" - English-Turkish dictionary


adjective uk us /ʃɪər/
EXTREME [ always before noun ]

used to emphasize how strong a feeling or quality is

katıksız, safi, tam, tamamen
a look of sheer delight/joy
sheer determination/hard work
LARGE [ always before noun ]

used to emphasize the large size or amount of something

sırf, düpedüz, yalnız, bütün bütün
The delays are due to the sheer volume of traffic.

very steep

dik, dimdik, sarp
a sheer cliff face

Sheer cloth is very thin and you can see through it.

incecik, çok ince, şeffaf
sheer tights/nylons

(Translation of “sheer” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)