How to use Sheared in a sentence

sheared
  • No threads were stripped, no knuckles bloodied, no bolts sheared.

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  • It is a sustainable choice; every year the sheep will grow new wool to be sheared.

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  • Sericite in the form of scales and films characterizes those portions which have been faulted, squeezed or sheared.

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  • Igneous complex of sheared igneous rocks; granites.

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  • These range from very expensive hand-sheared rugs to cheaper ones machine sheared.

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  • It was formerly sheared to short lengths and formed into piles, which were then rolled out, perhaps to be resheared and rerolled into bars, known as " single shear " or " double shear " steel according to the number of sheaiings.

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  • Rabbit, sheared and dyed.

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  • Occasionally serpentines become sheared without yielding talcose minerals; they are then known as serpentine-schist and antigoriteschist, the latter being tough leek-green rocks, more or less transparent.

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  • As we have seen, Grotthus imagined that it was the electric forces which sheared the ions past each other and loosened the chemical bonds holding the opposite parts of each dissolved molecule together.

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  • American sheep are sheared twice a year, versus Kyrgyz merino sheep that are sheared only once per year.

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  • A properly sheared tree will show live buds at the end of each branch, ready for the next growing season.

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  • Then the bolts sheared or the ironwork broke in a new place.

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