sheet

phonetic symbol: / ʃít / 

sheet - English Dictionary

[ noun ]
■ a large piece of fabric (usually canvas fabric) by means of which wind is used to propel a sailing vessel
canvas , canvass , sail

[ noun ]
■ bed linen consisting of a large rectangular piece of cotton or linen cloth
■ used in pairs
bed sheet

[ noun ]
■ (nautical) a line (rope or chain) that regulates the angle at which a sail is set in relation to the wind
mainsheet , shroud , tack , weather sheet

[ noun ]
■ a flat artifact that is thin relative to its length and width
flat solid

[ noun ]
■ paper used for writing or printing
piece of paper , sheet of paper

[ noun ]
■ newspaper with half-size pages
rag , tabloid

[ noun ]
■ any broad thin expanse or surface
e.g.)
・a sheet of ice

[ noun ]
■ (mathematics) an unbounded two-dimensional shape
plane

[ verb ]
■ cover with a sheet, as if by wrapping
e.g.)
・sheet the body

[ verb ]
■ come down as if in sheets
e.g.)
・The rain was sheeting down during the monsoon

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