Sheer and Uncertain


Sheer adjective - Having no exceptions or restrictions.
Usage example: survivors of the earthquake told of experiencing sheer terror

Uncertain is an antonym for sheer in topics: utter, abrupt, see-through.

Nearby Words: sheered, sheering


Uncertain adjective - Likely to change frequently, suddenly, or unexpectedly.

Sheer is an antonym for uncertain.

Nearby Words: uncertainty, uncertainly
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Uncertain or Sheer. 2016. Accessed June 05, 2023.
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