shearing :

Search Words
You can search or browse for words

shearing

shi ring

  • n  removing by cutting off or clipping
  • v  cut with shears
  • v  shear the wool from
  • v  cut or cut through with shears
  • v  become deformed by forces tending to produce a shearing strain

  • How can brain-shearing jingles, annoying announcers and awful acting possibly make you happier? According to the researchers, it all boils down to a behavioral trait called .
  • Metzger's languid tracking shots of fabulously decadent femmes suggested a heated-up Max Ophuls; Meyer, with his brisk shearing of every shot to milliseconds, was the redneck .
  • What better recruiting poster than that searing image of a plane shearing through the south to wer: it tells the faithful, Look at me, look what we can do, join me.
News & Articles

  • Rossano Sportiello Pays Tribute to George Shearing
    The Italian jazz pianist Rossano Sportiello emphasized the pop-classical connection while paying tribute to George Shearing.
    June 16, 2013 - New York Times
  • Montgomery County 4-H Alpacateers Club hosts Alpaca Agility Invitational
    When he first tells people about his interest in Alpaca's they find it weird but then Jonathan Love, 17, of Schwenksville tells them how much he makes for his skill of shearing Alpacas and the critics change their tune. Love, president of Montgomery County 4-H Club is involved with everything Alpaca - meeting monthly on Little Lost Creek Alpaca Farm in Salford for 4-H meetings and Alpaca ...
    June 16, 2013 - The Reporter
  • Police beat June 15
    Car strikes pole: Sierra Nicole Kelley, 19, of 440 Duncan Ave., and her two passengers were uninjured when the vehicle Kelley was operating struck a telephone pole, shearing it in half, Thursday night. Police said Kelley told them she momentarily took her eyes off the road while traveling on South Central Avenue.
    June 15, 2013 - Observer-Reporter
Quotes

  • Charles Grassley in CNN
    However, MMS regulations quoted in the letter state blowout preventer information submitted to the government must show "the blind shear rams installed ...... are capable of shearing the drill pipe in the hole under maximum anticipated surface...
  • Kathleen Blanco in International Herald Tribune
    We understand there is a gas leak and ...... a possible shearing of an oil storage tank,Blanco told CNN.
  • Inderjit Singh Rao in Thaindian.com (blog)
    During the trial, the tank also witnessed shearing of top rollers and chipping of gun barrels,Singh added.

Bee Dictionary: Search, browse, look at common errors, idioms and more.