Sentence Examples


  • He lifted a sheaf of papers.
  • Weller ignored the question and handed Dean a sheaf of papers.
  • At Delos), from 'lovAos, " corn-sheaf," has been regarded as identifying the goddess with the sheaf, and as proving that the cult of Demeter originated in the worship of the corn-mother or corn-spirit, the last sheaf having a more or less divine character for the primitive husbandman.
  • In 1880 at Carlisle, and in 1881 at Derby, the special awards were for broadside steam-diggers and string sheaf-binders respectively.
  • "On the morrow of the Sabbath" a wave offering of a sheaf of barley was to be made.

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