plural noun Nautical.
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Origin of stern sheets
Words nearby stern sheets
Example sentences from the Web for stern sheets
Such large sheets are common in Kobani, meant to protect fighters and civilians from the ever gazing eyes of ISIS snipers.
It may be that some hagiographer yet to come will find the stained sheets of fact and memory amid his papers.Alfred Hitchcock’s Fade to Black: The Great Director’s Final Days|David Freeman|December 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He opens up to Marlow Stern about music, Hollywood, and more.Idris Elba on Eric Garner, ‘Mi Mandela,’ and Selling Weed to Dave Chappelle|Marlow Stern|December 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Buress went on The Howard Stern Show to talk about the Cosby story.How the World Turned on Bill Cosby: A Day-by-Day Account|Scott Porch|December 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In a row against the wall stood seven little beds recently covered with sheets.In New Brothers Grimm 'Snow White', The Prince Doesn't Save Her|The Brothers Grimm|November 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He had meted out stern justice to his own son, when he had banished big Reginald to South America; but he had his virtues.The Pit Town Coronet, Volume I (of 3)|Charles James Wills
Her stern was towards him, and all he saw of her was the ironical legend, “Cure your Corns.”The Joyous Adventures of Aristide Pujol|William J. Locke
As it came near, it proved to be the clock, with a sail hoisted, and the Goblin sitting complacently in the stern.Davy and The Goblin|Charles E. Carryl
As he read, a look of surprise came over his face, and then his countenance grew stern and grim.The Courier of the Ozarks|Byron A. Dunn
As Louis spoke with the stern calmness of a divorced heart, Wharton became other than he had ever seen him.The Pastor's Fire-side Vol. 3 of 4|Jane Porter