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sheet 1

American English: /ʃit/
British English: /ʃiːt/

noun

  • 1 (on bed) the bottom/top sheet
    la sábana bajera or de abajo/encimera or de arriba
    a fitted sheet
    una sábana ajustable or (Mexico) de cajón
    as white as a sheet her face went as white as a sheet when she heard the news
    se puso blanca como el papel cuando oyó la noticia
    between the sheets
    en la cama
    Example sentences
    • Sleeping blankets and covers, sheets and quilts have been made - with the children's assistance.
    • Nothing made sense but the darkness behind her eyes and the scratchy cotton of the sheets beneath her skin.
    • We're surrounded by pillows, blankets and sun-smelling cotton sheets.
  • 2 2.1 (of paper)
    (of stamps) pliego (masculine)
    information or fact sheet in sheets (Printing)
    en capillas
    sin encuadernar
    to start with a clean sheet
    hacer borrón y cuenta nueva
    Example sentences
    • It is a neat little unit - exactly the same size as a sheet of A4 paper, and only 65 mm high.
    • Our microprocessor isn't some tiny silicon die - it's the size of a sheet of paper, maybe two.
    • At first, the prints were only the size of a sheet of typing paper.
    Example sentences
    • Here she embellished sheets of postage stamps with silk thread; the sewing records the situations in which they were sewn.
    • Whoever wishes to give a personal touch to stamps can have their photos printed on stamp sheets and use them.
    • The film's title is a reference to the sheet of nine rare postage stamps, which they see as their ticket to the top.
    2.2 (newspaper) [colloquial]
  • 3 3.1 (of metal) a sheet of glass
    un vidrio
    una placa de vidrio
    (before noun) sheet glass
    vidrio (masculine) plano
    Example sentences
    • Essentially, it is a matter of adding a pigment to the interlayer material between the sheets of glass.
    • The problem was that the metal sheet was glued to the door frame, but the adhesive did not properly take grip.
    • Mostly the effects and material were taken from the theatre where a metal sheet would replicate thunder and a hard board against another would give the illusion of gunshots.
    3.2 (of ice) a sheet of flame
    una cortina de llamas
    the rain was coming down in sheets
    estaba cayendo una cortina de agua
    llovía a cántaros
    Example sentences
    • Once he finally got parked, he nearly broke his neck slipping on a sheet of black ice.
    • Skaters were also having a splendid time in Victoria Park, which had been flooded, and was covered with a sheet of ice in grand condition.
    • Carelessly she ran over to the edges to collect more, but slipped and almost fell because of a sheet of ice that was hidden on the floor underneath the snow.

Phrasal verbs

sheet down

verb + adverb
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sheet 2

American English: /ʃit/
British English: /ʃiːt/

noun

(Nautical)
  • 1 (rope)
    escota (feminine)
    to be three sheets to the wind
    estar como una cuba [colloquial]
    Example sentences
    • Soon all three of us have got the hang of tacking, pulling in and letting out the sheets (the ropes attached to the sails) and steering.
    • Turn into the wind and let out the sheet to allow the sail to go slack.
    • With one sail, one halyard, one sheet, and two winches, the boat is the ultimate in uncomplicated sailing.
  • 2
    also: sheets plural
    (space)
    (espacios a proa y a popa de una embarcación)
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