Sentence Examples

  • He lifted a sheaf of papers.
  • The first-fruits of the harvest here take the form of a sheaf which is waved by the priest before Yahweh.
  • The suggestion that the eating of cakes of unleavened bread, similar to the Australian "damper," was due to the exigencies of the harvest does not meet the case, since it does not explain the seven days and is incongruous with the fact that the first sheaf of the harvest was put to the sickle not earlier than the third day of the feast.
  • The apparent gathering together of the sheaf into a fine and well-defined stream is an effect of singular beauty.
  • Weller ignored the question and handed Dean a sheaf of papers.