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sheet

noun

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(Entry 1 of 2)

a wide space or area
  • from the bow of our ship all we could see was an impenetrable sheet of fog

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sheet

verb

Synonyms of sheet (Entry 2 of 2)

to form a layer over
  • dust sheeted the floors of the old, abandoned house

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The first known use of sheet was before the 12th century

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“Sheet.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/sheet. Accessed 26 Feb. 2021.

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