sheet

Part of speech: verb

To furnish with sheets; cover as in a sheet; shroud.

Part of speech: verb

To spread out into a sheet or sheets; expand.

Part of speech: noun

A thin and broad piece, as of paper or metal, or of cloth for a bed; any broad, flat surface, as of water.

Part of speech: noun

A rope or chain from a lower corner of the sail to extend or move it; also, a sail.

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Usage examples "sheet":

  1. Jatupon looked at the sheet of paper. - "Corpus of a Siam Mosquito", Steven Sills.
  2. She was, at this time, sitting with a sheet in her lap, which she was turning. - "Ayala's Angel", Anthony Trollope.
  3. The moon hung over the ocean which stretched away before them, a broad sheet of silver, when the two stood once more on the veranda; and Miss Castro shivered slightly for no apparent cause when Maxwell announced that it was time for him to take his departure. - "The League of the Leopard", Harold Bindloss.