- Gently she laid Ruth May out on the table, spending a long time arranging her arms and legs within the sheer cloth.Book 4 — Bel and the Serpent (90% in)
- It is a sheer tapestry of justice.Book 2 — Revelation (92% in)
- The matter of giving us each day our daily bread was clearly up to us girls to figure out, and the sheer work of it exhausted me.Book 3 — Judges (21% in)
There are no more uses of "sheer" in The Poisonwood Bible.
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