A knot used for temporarily fastening one rope through the loop of another.
More example sentences
- If you find that the sheet bend slips then you need to get more ‘bight’ out of the towel.
- A double sheet bend may be employed when a sheet bend may not have enough friction to hold well.
- Run the free end as shown in figure 1 and tighten to make the locking sheet bend shown in figure 2.
Definition of sheet bend in:
- The British & World English dictionary