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Definitions of sheets

  1. A book, or the pages of a book; waggon- covers of oiled canvas.
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Quotes of sheets

  1. No one uses a ribbon typewriter any more, but your final draft is not the time to try to wring a few more sheets out of your inkjet cartridge. – Lynn Abbey
  2. It sounds extraordinary but it's a fact that balance sheets can make fascinating reading. – Mary Archer
  3. The fact is that one of the earliest lessons I learned in business was that balance sheets and income statements are fiction, cash flow is reality. – Chris Chocola
  4. We wanted to guide the musicians, so we could create our own sound. We would never let the band just go in and play the chord sheets We were very focused on what we had in mind for these productions. – Lamont Dozier
  5. I used to lie between cool, clean sheets at night after I'd had a bath, after I had washed my hair and scrubbed my knuckles and finger -nails and teeth. Then I could lie quite still in the dark with my face to the window with the trees in it, and talk to God. – Frances Farmer
  6. I have had this view of the optimization of the electrode design for a long time. Historically we went through various phases in the work and eventually worked on large sheets very large sheets of palladium. – Martin Fleischmann
  7. With weak balance sheets banks tend to continue lending unprofitable businesses and leave them existing. – Toshihiko Fukui
  8. If he could sleep on it. He would make his bed with white sheets And disappear into the white, Like a man diving, If he could be certain That the light Would not keep him awake, The light that reaches To the bottom. – Donald Justice
  9. One guy records the voices, another guy times the storyboard, another guy times the sheets one guy is the story editor. All these jobs should be covered by the director. – John Kricfalusi
  10. My body grew hot, then cold. I tried to eat the bed sheets My heart beat madly. Every joint in my body ached. When I took the cure they took it all away from me. – Bela Lugosi
  11. I wish I knew where to get a good one myself; for I find cold Sheets extreamly disagreeable. – George Mason
  12. I'm pretty selective. I generally edit the contact sheets and then do work prints. Because I have my own lab and printers, I can afford the luxury of going through the contact sheets for black -and -white, making up work prints, seeing them big, and honing them down. – Herb Ritts
  13. Sex is more exciting on the screen and between the pages than between the sheets – Andy Warhol

Usage examples for sheets

  1. Whitwell drew the sheets toward himself and Westover, who sat next him. – The Landlord at Lion's Head, Complete by William Dean Howells Last Updated: February 27, 2009
  2. When I came to go to bed- a real bed, Colonel, on legs- I found I was expected to sleep between sheets and I just about fainted. – The Magnetic North by Elizabeth Robins (C. E. Raimond)
  3. She handed some sheets of music to Rosabell, and Betty recognized them with a flush of pleasure. – The Heart of Canyon Pass by Thomas K. Holmes
  4. If the supper is given in honor of a special guest, engraved cards or note sheets are used. – The Book of Good Manners by W. C. Green
  5. " I've got it- just two sheets two solitary sheets said Mona in triumph. – You Never Know Your Luck, Complete Being The Story Of A Matrimonial Deserter by Gilbert Parker Last Updated: March 14, 2009
  6. She was slightly built, and I supported her easily until she was safely in the stern sheets – Mr. Trunnell by T. Jenkins Hains
  7. Inside were several strong sheets of paper. – Dead Man's Planet by William Morrison
  8. Philippart, who offered him higher wages- But my daughter is scarcely well enough for this exciting conversation, she added, calling attention to Madame Graslin, whose face was as white as her sheets – The Village Rector by Honore de Balzac
  9. This betrayed every motion, so I wrapped the vial in several sheets of paper and rolled it up in my handkerchief. – Jungle Peace by William Beebe
  10. He had raised one of the sheets and now withdrew it altogether. – The Danvers Jewels, and Sir Charles Danvers by Mary Cholmondeley
  11. He woke and found that he was lying on the floor amongst the tumbled sheets and blankets. – Fortitude by Hugh Walpole
  12. During this bitter insult a storm- cloud broke overhead, sending sheets of water into the river. – From the Valley of the Missing by Grace Miller White
  13. The sheets on her bed were new. – Baron Trigault's Vengeance Volume 2 (of 2) by Emile Gaboriau
  14. Bake them upon sheets of tin in a quick oven. – The Cook and Housekeeper's Complete and Universal Dictionary; Including a System of Modern Cookery, in all Its Various Branches, by Mary Eaton
  15. She turned the pages hastily- five sheets had been torn out! – The Lost Despatch by Natalie Sumner Lincoln
  16. Edgar now had enough of his own to think of, and if Frank had been less absorbed in his own trouble he might have observed with what longing eyes his friend turned every now and then towards the sheets which contained so much of Emma's history as well as her sister's. – Cynthia Wakeham's Money by Anna Katharine Green
  17. The sheets are about twelve by eight inches. – Edison, His Life and Inventions by Frank Lewis Dyer and Thomas Commerford Martin
  18. Note sheets can be used. – The Book of Good Manners by W. C. Green
  19. She sat in the stern- sheets – The Grand Babylon Hotel by Arnold Bennett

Rhymes for sheets