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Anne Frank, the Diary of a Young Girl
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sheer
Used in
Anne Frank, the Diary of a Young Girl
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  • Everyone was rather amazed at the sheer size of the gift.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • I'm never aware of it before it happens, but all of a sudden I find myself standing beside my bed, out of sheer habit.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • In bed at night, as I ponder my many sins and exaggerated shortcomings, I get so confused by the sheer amount of things I have to consider that I either laugh or cry, depending on my mood.  (not reviewed by editor)

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