Examples of burlap in a Sentence
The bag is made of burlap.
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Photo: Caitlin Ochs for The Wall Street Journal The warehouse is piled high with 70-kilo burlap bags of green coffee, fresh off container ships.
The villagers collected the remains that had been dug up, put them in large burlap bags and buried them in three separate places on a nearby hill overlooking a valley that was to be flooded as part of the construction project.
Suffolk County homicide detectives on Monday dug up a burlap bag wrapped around the remains in the basement of a North Fork home that once belonged to Pietrewicz’s married boyfriend, the weekly paper reported.
The automobile tracks, made over a wide circle of about half a mile, told how the body in its burlap wrapping had been taken to the mesa.
They were wrapped in burlap and buried beneath the former residence of her then-boyfriend, a married policeman.
If needed, a burlap or similar wrap could be placed around the trunks of prominent trees during migration time of December through March to discourage the birds.
The Suffolk Times reported that the police were led back to the basement after Mr. Boken’s former wife told a detective that a body had been wrapped in burlap and buried.
The goods & materials: Oil paintings on combinations of wood, burlap, canvas and linen.
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BURLAP Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of burlap for English Language Learners
: a strong, rough fabric that is used mostly for making bags
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