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sheet

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English definition

    Noun

  • 1. any broad thin expanse or surface;

    • "a sheet of ice"
  • 2. used for writing or printing

  • 3. bed linen consisting of a large rectangular piece of cotton or linen cloth; used in pairs

  • 4. (mathematics) an unbounded two-dimensional shape;

    • "we will refer to the plane of the graph as the X-Y plane"
    • "any line joining two points on a plane lies wholly on that plane"
  • 5. newspaper with half-size pages

  • 6. a flat artifact that is thin relative to its length and width

  • 7. (nautical) a line (rope or chain) that regulates the angle at which a sail is set in relation to the wind

  • 8. a large piece of fabric (as canvas) by means of which wind is used to propel a sailing vessel

    Verb

  • 1. come down as if in sheets;

    • "The rain was sheeting down during the monsoon"
  • 2. cover with a sheet, as if by wrapping;

    • "sheet the body"

Example sentences

  • After balling each sheet of paper into a wad, she threw it away.

  • A sheet of metal was shaken to simulate the noise of thunder.

  • The noble stared at the blank sheet of paper for a few seconds.

  • She wrapped a sheet of paper around the book.

  • I would give my ears for a glance at that balance sheet.

  • He writes on both sides of the sheet to conserve paper.

  • He smoked a sheet of glass to look at the sun.

  • The enemy base became a sheet of flames.

  • This type of sheet steel could stand high pressure.

  • He hammered out the dents in the metal sheet.

  • Henry has apologized for his bad behaviour and should be allowed to rejoin the group with a clean sheet.

  • Each sheet was covered with small, neat handwriting.

  • She doubled the sheet of the paper and put it away.

  • Under the newspaper, atop a sheet of paper, lay an envelope.

  • Vinyl can be laid in sheet or tile form.

  • She took up a sheet and ratcheted it into the typewriter.

  • He snapped his fingers, and Wilson produced a sheet of paper.

  • This sheet contained a list of problems a patient might like to raise with the doctor.

  • Your cv should be short—two sides of a sheet of A4 paper should normally be enough.

  • I should have simply Xeroxed this sheet for you.

  • Lay a sheet of newspaper on the floor.

  • Before leaving, he went into his office to fill in the daily time sheet.

  • That date wasn't down on our news sheet.

  • Throwing back the sheet, he sprang from the bed.

  • We should bring together the departments so that we're all singing from the same hymn sheet.

  • The streets were now in one fierce sheet of flame.

  • Take a sheet of filo pastry and brush it with melted butter.

Phrase collocation

  • two (或 three) sheets to the wind

    (informal)drunk

  • three sheets to the wind 或 three sheets in the wind 【非正式用语】

    Intoxicated; drunk.

Synonym discrimination

  • bit, piece, sheet, slice, fragment, scrap

Meaning of sheet

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