SKIP TO CONTENT

sheepshearing

Definitions of sheepshearing
  1. noun
    act of shearing sheep
    see moresee less
    type of:
    shearing
    removing by cutting off or clipping
  2. noun
    the time or season when sheep are sheared
    see moresee less
    type of:
    season
    a period of the year marked by special events or activities in some field
  3. noun
    a festival held at the time sheep are normally sheared
    see moresee less
    type of:
    festival, fete
    an organized series of acts and performances (usually in one place)
Word Family
EDITOR’S CHOICE

Test prep from the experts

Boost your test score with programs developed by Vocabulary.com’s experts.

  • Proven methods: Learn faster, remember longer with our scientific approach.
  • Personalized plan: We customize your experience to maximize your learning.
  • Strategic studying: Focus on the words that are most crucial for success.

SAT/PSAT

$29.95
  • Number of words: 500+
  • Duration: 8 weeks or less
  • Time: 1 hour / week

TOEFL

$29.95
  • Number of words: 500+
  • Duration: 10 weeks or less
  • Time: 1 hour / week

ACT

$29.95
  • Number of words: 700+
  • Duration: 10 weeks
  • Time: 1 hour / week