Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Sheet"

The meaning of "Sheet" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does He's three sheets in over at the bar. mean?
A: the full expression is "He's three sheets to the wind", which comes from a boat that moves like a drunk person when the sails/sheets become untied. "Three sheets in the wind" is another way of saying the same thing, but sometimes people just say "three sheets in". "Over at the bar" means he is at the bar.
Q: What does I ain't scared of no sheets
(Lyrics of "Black or white" of Michael Jackson) mean?
A: The song is about a black person and a white person in a romantic relationship. The singer says that he isn't afraid of the people who are against such relationships. In that context, "sheets" refers to the white sheets worn by the Ku Klux Klan.
Q: What does sheet mean?
A: A sheet is a solid piece of fabric or paper. It can also be used to describe really heavy rain.
Q: What does I was three sheets to the wind.

do you use it often ? mean?
A: It means "I was very drunk." I think it's used by people in their 60s. I've heard my mom and other people her age use it, but I've never used it. It comes from sailing. The "sheet" is a rope. If 3 ropes/sheets are loose, then the ship will be out of control, much like a staggering drunk person.
Q: What does "sheet of parchment" (culinary) mean?
A: It's is a piece of paper used in baking cakes and fish. In the UK we call it baking paper.

Example sentences using "Sheet"

Q: Please show me example sentences with silky sheets.
A: "Wow these are really silky sheets."

"I don't like the way really silky sheets feel."

"Silky sheets are expensive. "

Synonyms of "Sheet" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between sheet and leaf ?
A: By sheet you mean a sheet of paper, a leaf is a part of a plant.
Q: What is the difference between sheet and leaf ?
A: Are you talking about paper? For paper, they are the same, but sheet of paper is much more common than leaf of paper. Of course, the words have other meanings. Sheet is what you put on your bed and leaf is what grows on a tree.
Q: What is the difference between sheet and paper ?
A: paper is a noun / a particular object

sheet is a cloth or an adjective meaning broad flat surface of something.. i.e. sheets of paper, sheets of metal, sheets of ice
Q: What is the difference between A) I need sheets of bed and B) I need bed sheets ?
A: try looking at it backwards, it's what helped me (my native language is like yours). if you know it's __ of ___ try reverting it, chances are you'll get it right. notebook of English? English notebook. Box of lunch? Lunchbox. Aches of head? headaches and so on. hope this helps!
Q: What is the difference between sheet and shit ?
A: Can't really record any audio but.

Shit se dice de una sola vez y sin alargamiento de ninguna vocal , mientras que Sheet, tiene un sonido de E mas prolongado, como si dijeras shieet.

Translations of "Sheet"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? 나 지금 마스크팩(sheet mask) 하는중이야
A: I'm doing a sheet mask right now
Q: How do you say this in English (UK)? what’s different between sheet and bedspread
A: the bedspread is usually on the sheet
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? sheet
A: Check the question to view the answer
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? "sheet" x "sh*t"
A: Check the question to view the answer
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? sheet
A: Check the question to view the answer

Other questions about "Sheet"

Q: How many sheet cakes do you need on her birthday? Does this sound natural?
A: It is countable, because it is a standard cake size and is a term used in bakeries
Q: sheet and shit Does this sound natural?
A: Use more of the “sh” sound on sheet.
Q: how can I say the sheet that written what mechanic did for your car?
Is ”statement of work” proper?
A: "statement of work" isn't common, but you will be understood.
We would say:
Where is the invoice for the car repairs? (invoice)
I want the list of repairs done on my car, please. (list of repairs)
Or "work order"
"itemized invoice" is also common.

Q: i have a sheet Does this sound natural?
A: Make sure to lengthen the 'ee' sound so it doesn't sound like a swear word! And soften the 'h' sound
Q: sheet, shit. fuck and fact Does this sound natural?
A: The fact, is like a sound of "e"
Like: fect

Meanings and usages of similar words and phrases

Latest words


HiNative is a platform for users to exchange their knowledge about different languages and cultures. We cannot guarantee that every answer is 100% accurate.

Newest Questions
Topic Questions
Recommended Questions