Meaning of SHEARS in English

SHEARS

noun

COLLOCATIONS FROM OTHER ENTRIES

pinking shears

EXAMPLES FROM CORPUS

Because it is ripstop, and fraying is therefore limited, pinking shears would only be decorative and not at all necessary.

Cattle are raised for slaughter, sheep for the shears .

He picked up a thick pair of cutting shears and trimmed a betel nut.

These shears are not generally available to the public, so take this opportunity to acquire a pair now.

With shears from her basket, the Pysillian trimmed the wick, to steady it.

You will go through our comic, existential garden with your shears and you will never water the lupins.

Longman DOCE5 Extras English vocabulary.      Дополнительный английский словарь Longman DOCE5.