verb (used with object), sleeved, sleev·ing.
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Idioms for sleeve
Origin of sleeve
OTHER WORDS FROM sleevesleeve·like, adjectiveun·sleeved, adjective
Words nearby sleeve
Example sentences from the Web for sleeve
Still, there is some evidence for it as a solid choice if we roll up our sleeves and do some sentiment analysis.We Tried To Predict Which Word Amanda Gorman Would Say First At The Super Bowl|Josh Hermsmeyer|February 3, 2021|FiveThirtyEight
Keeping the cold air and snow out of the glove will keep you dry and also it will be sure there aren’t any drafts between your glove and your sleeve.Best winter gloves: Our picks for touch screen gloves, ski gloves, and more|PopSci Commerce Team|February 2, 2021|Popular Science
Thumb holes help keep the sleeves in place as you pull on a shell.The Kora Xenolith Is My Secret Weapon Against the Cold|Wes Siler|February 2, 2021|Outside Online
Nearly 20 million Americans have rolled up their sleeves and received a dose of a Covid-19 vaccine.
“My love of this country has always been worn on my sleeve,” he wrote.Hall of Fame voters pitch a shutout as character questions muddle Cooperstown debate|Dave Sheinin|January 27, 2021|Washington Post
I lie and nod my head yes while wiping the tears on my gray fleece sleeve.
Borrowing language from his father, Paul said he does not wear his religion “on my sleeve.”
Prince Harry has a reputation for wearing his heart on his sleeve.Harry's Heartbreaking Empathy For Orphaned Brazilian Children|Tom Sykes|June 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I think with Jason, he really does wear his heart on his sleeve.‘True Blood’ Star Ryan Kwanten Looks Back on Jason Stackhouse’s Craziest Scenes|Kevin Fallon|June 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
When the gamma rays enter the sleeve, they interact with that photon gas, annihilating into electron-positron pairs.
She was holding the back of her chair with one hand; her loose sleeve had slipped almost to the shoulder of her uplifted arm.
The tears came so fast to Mrs. Pontellier's eyes that the damp sleeve of her peignoir no longer served to dry them.
"I most humbly thank your lordship," replied the butler with an air of profound gratitude, as he chuckled in his sleeve.The Pit Town Coronet, Volume I (of 3)|Charles James Wills
I queried; and as I asked the question I noticed for the first time the gilt bars on his coat sleeve.Raw Gold|Bertrand W. Sinclair
Then Edwin was bending over it, with his ear close to her ear, and the sleeve of his overcoat touching her sleeve.Hilda Lessways|Arnold Bennett
British Dictionary definitions for sleeve
Derived forms of sleevesleeveless, adjectivesleevelike, adjective
Word Origin for sleeve
Idioms and Phrases with sleeve
see card up one's sleeve; laugh up one's sleeve; roll up one's sleeves; wear one's heart on one's sleeve.