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SHORN

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does shorn mean? 

SHORN (adjective)
  The adjective SHORN has 1 sense:

1. having the hair or wool cut or clipped off as if with shears or clippers

  Familiarity information: SHORN used as an adjective is very rare.


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SHORN (adjective)


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Meaning:

Having the hair or wool cut or clipped off as if with shears or clippers

Synonyms:

sheared; shorn

Context examples:

picked up the baby's shorn curls from the floor / naked as a sheared sheep


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