sheet bend


Definition of sheet bend

  1. :  a bend or hitch used for temporarily fastening a rope to the bight of another rope or to an eye — see knot illustration

Circa 1823

First Known Use of sheet bend

circa 1823

Learn More about sheet bend

Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up sheet bend? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).