cheat sheet

[ cheet sheet ]
/ ˈtʃit ˌʃit /

noun Informal.

a sheet of paper or a digital document containing information used by a student for cheating on an exam or in the classroom: She had a cheat sheet for the history test with a list of the correct answers.
a document containing notes or other aids used as a reference in studying or remembering certain information: I used a cheat sheet with statistics and bar graphs to prepare for my radio interview.

Nearby words

  1. cheapy,
  2. chear,
  3. cheat,
  4. cheat day,
  5. cheat on,
  6. cheater,
  7. cheating,
  8. cheb,
  9. chebec,
  10. chebeck

Origin of cheat sheet

First recorded in 1935–40

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