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shears

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Noun[change]

Singular
shears

Plural
none

Hair thinning shears
  1. The plural form of shear; more than one (kind of) shear.
  2. A tool having of two blades with bevel edges, connected by a pivot, used for cutting cloth, or for removing the fleece from sheep etc.

Verb[change]

Plain form
shear

Third-person singular
shears

Past tense
sheared

Past participle
sheared

Present participle
shearing

Plain form
shear

Third-person singular
shears

Past tense
shorn

Past participle
shore

Present participle
shearing

  1. The third-person singular form of shear.