SHEAF's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of sheaf
Definition:
n. bundle of stalks of grain; any bundle of things tied together
Example:
The lawyer picked up a sheaf of papers as he rose to question the witness.
Sentence in Classic:
The side window of the newspaper office opened and a hand was extended, bearing a sheaf of long narrow galley proofs, smeared with fresh ink and thick with names closely printed.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche Context
Any one who has seen fireworks will recall the sheaf formed of interlacing lightnings which is called a bouquet.
Les Misérables (V5) By Victor Hugo Context
Thus, a blazing spear, a sword of flame, a bow, or a sheaf of arrows seen in the midnight sky, prefigured Indian warfare.
The Scarlet Letter By Nathaniel Hawthorne Context