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Synonyms for sheer

Synonyms for sheer

to turn aside sharply from a straight course

so light and insubstantial as to resemble air or a thin film

so sharply inclined as to be almost perpendicular

Synonyms for sheer

turn sharply

complete and without restriction or qualification

not mixed with extraneous elements

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very steep


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straight up or down without a break

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It is a massive celebrity trend at the moment, just look to Mel B on America's Got Talent, she is the absolute poster girl for the sheer fashion movement," she added.
Heidi Klum Model and mum-of-four Heidi is a knockout in a black dress with sultry sheer panelling.
The police party told media persons Sheer Aalam was found slaughtered at room next morning while his pistol was also missing.
Use pattern weights or very sharp, fine silk pins while cutting pattern pieces from sheer fabric.
Product coverage: Non-Sheer Hosiery, Sheer Hosiery.
Model Daisy, 26, has worn a pair of big knickers under her sheer lace skirt, but this Topshop version, below, has an opaque top panel so you don't need to worry.
As the days get lighter and the weather gets warmer, sheer lip colours are the way to go.
From sheer fabrics to monochrome colours, the fashion world has been alight with new season trends at New York Fashion Week.
Left, sheer panel dress PS75, necklace PS16, shoes stylist''s own, all Oasis | Left, sheer panel dress PS75, necklace PS16, shoes stylist''s own, all Oasis | Right, sheer T-shirt PS28, ripped jeans PS35, all Asos at asos.
This Hollywood star shows us how to do full–length, red–carpet glam as her beautiful white gown with sheer panelling cleverly shows off her amazing pins – sexy and stylish.
NEW YORK -- Just a few months after Lululemon Athletica pulled yoga pants from shelves because they were too sheer, costing the company millions in sales, it's fielding new complaints that the pants are still too sheer.
Pure Color Cello Shots includes Pure Color Cheek Rush ($28 each) to flush cheeks with a sheer stain, as well as a Limited Edition Pure Color Sheer Rush Lipshine and Limited Edition Pure Color Sheer Rush Gloss ($24-$26 each), which "wash lips in a pop of crystalline color" to complete the look.
From sumptuous velvets to sheer panelling, this season's LBDs are sexier than ever
The latest trend for stepping out in sheer fabrics isn't for the faint-hearted.
The mare in question, Sheer Audacity, was remarkably Morris's first broodmare purchase and went on to provide the backbone to a highly successful breeding operation at his Iverk House Stud in County Kilkenny.