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The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde - (13 chapter version)
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sheer
Used in
The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde - (13 chapter version)
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  • The basis of optimism is sheer terror.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • They give us an impression of sheer brute force, and we revolt against that.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: a sheer blouse
as in: sheer fun
as in: a sheer cliff
as in: sheered to the left
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