In one hand she carried a sheaf of Clinton literature; in the other she was lugging a stack of large yard signs.
No, I don't have a sheaf of short stories buried in a drawer.
We would get a sheaf of papers and pencils and listen to the tapes.
He brought over a sheaf of graphs, with explanatory tables attached.
He let the half-question hang in the air as he took a sheaf of papers from his briefcase.
Joe reached into an inner pocket and laid a sheaf of documents on the desk of Baron Malcolm Haer.
Peterson riffled the sheaf of papers and waited expectantly.
He placed the sheaf of banknotes on the table, and shuffled back again to the wall.
He paused at his desk and laid his hand on a sheaf of papers piled there.
We may believe that Mark learned to be "glum" when he saw the Lariat approaching with his sheaf of rhymes.
Old English sceaf (plural sceafas) "large bundle of corn," from Proto-Germanic *skauf- (cf. Old Saxon scof, Middle Dutch scoof, Dutch schoof, Old High German scoub "sheaf, bundle," German Schaub "sheaf;" Old Norse skauf "fox's tail;" Gothic skuft "hair on the head," German Schopf "tuft"), from PIE root *(s)keup- "cluster, tuft, hair of the head." Extended to bundles of things other than grain by c.1300. Also used in Middle English for "two dozen arrows." General sense of "a collection" is from 1728.