Definition of sheargrass

  1. :  any of various grasses or sedges with sharp-edged leaves: such as a :  saw grass b :  a plant of the genus Leersia c :  couch grass 1a

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Origin and Etymology of sheargrass

Middle English scheregresse, from scheren, sheren to shear + gresse, gras grass

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