Irregular verb: To Shear

Meaning of 'To Shear'

  • To cut with scissors, especially wool from sheep

Conjugation of verb 'Shear'

V1 Base Form (Infinitive): To Shear
V2 Past Simple: Shore/Sheared
V3 Past Participle: Shorn/Sheared
V4 3rd Person Singular: Shears
V5 Present Participle/Gerund: Shearing

Irregular Verbs Following a Similar Pattern

Verbs like: Like 'Wear-Wore-Worn' (EAR ORE ORN)

V1 Base Form  V2 Past Simple  V3 Past Participle
Bear Bore Born/Borne
Swear Swore Sworn
Tear Tore Torn
Wear Wore Worn