Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

sheerlegs

play
noun plural but singular or plural in construction sheer·legs \ˈshir-ˌlegz, -ˌlāgz\

Definition of sheerlegs

  1. :  shear 1c(2)



Circa 1860

First Known Use of sheerlegs

circa 1860


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up sheerlegs? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

the act or an instance of embezzling

Get Word of the Day daily email!