What does the word Sheaves mean?

Usage examples for Sheaves

  1. 1. Sow with a generous hand; Pause not for toil and pain; Weary not through the heat of summer, Weary not through the cold spring rain; But wait till the autumn comes For the sheaves of golden grain. – McGuffey's Fifth Eclectic Reader by William Holmes McGuffey
  2. We think, like joseph in his childish dreams, that the sun and moon and the eleven stars, to say nothing of the sheaves, are going to make obeisance to us. – At Large by Arthur Christopher Benson