sheaf

sheaf(
shif
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1. (agriculture)
a. la gavilla
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
The frightened farmhand dropped the sheaf of wheat when he saw the bear.El labrador asustado dejó caer la gavilla de trigo cuando vio al oso.
b. el haz
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
Put the sheaves of wheat in the back of that cart.Pon los haces de trigo en la parte de atrás de esa carreta.
2. (bundle)
a. el fajo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
Louis sneezed and knocked a sheaf of papers off his desk.Louis estornudó e hizo que un fajo de papeles se cayera de su escritorio.
b. el manojo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
A sheaf of documents was sitting on the table, and Paula's curiosity got the better of her.Había un manojo de documentos en la mesa, y Paula sucumbió ante la curiosidad.
c. el haz
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
Robin Hood removed an arrow from the sheaf and fitted it to the bow.Robin Hood sacó una flecha del haz y la colocó en el arco.
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sheaf
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (of corn)
a. la gavilla
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
2. (of papers)
a. el manojo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
sheaf [ʃiːf]
noun
sheaves (plural) (Agr) gavilla (f); [of arrows] haz (m); [of papers] fajo (m); manojo (m);
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