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sheave 1

 (shēv)
tr.v. sheaved, sheav·ing, sheaves
To collect and bind into a sheaf.

[From sheaf.]

sheave 2

 (shēv, shĭv)
n.
A wheel or disk with a grooved rim, especially one used as a pulley.

[Middle English sheve; see skei- in Indo-European roots.]

sheave

(ʃiːv)
vb
(tr) to gather or bind into sheaves

sheave

(ʃiːv)
n
(Mechanical Engineering) a wheel with a grooved rim, esp one used as a pulley
[C14: of Germanic origin; compare Old High German scība disc]

sheave1

(ʃiv)

v.t. sheaved, sheav•ing.
to gather, collect, or bind into a sheaf or sheaves.
[1570–80; derivative of sheaf]

sheave2

(ʃɪv, ʃiv)

n.
1. a pulley for hoisting or hauling, having a grooved rim for retaining a rope or wire.
2. a wheel with a grooved rim, for transmitting force to a cable or belt.
[1300–50]

sheave


Past participle: sheaved
Gerund: sheaving

Imperative
sheave
sheave
Present
I sheave
you sheave
he/she/it sheaves
we sheave
you sheave
they sheave
Preterite
I sheaved
you sheaved
he/she/it sheaved
we sheaved
you sheaved
they sheaved
Present Continuous
I am sheaving
you are sheaving
he/she/it is sheaving
we are sheaving
you are sheaving
they are sheaving
Present Perfect
I have sheaved
you have sheaved
he/she/it has sheaved
we have sheaved
you have sheaved
they have sheaved
Past Continuous
I was sheaving
you were sheaving
he/she/it was sheaving
we were sheaving
you were sheaving
they were sheaving
Past Perfect
I had sheaved
you had sheaved
he/she/it had sheaved
we had sheaved
you had sheaved
they had sheaved
Future
I will sheave
you will sheave
he/she/it will sheave
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you will sheave
they will sheave
Future Perfect
I will have sheaved
you will have sheaved
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Future Continuous
I will be sheaving
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you will be sheaving
they will be sheaving
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been sheaving
you have been sheaving
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you have been sheaving
they have been sheaving
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been sheaving
you will have been sheaving
he/she/it will have been sheaving
we will have been sheaving
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they will have been sheaving
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been sheaving
you had been sheaving
he/she/it had been sheaving
we had been sheaving
you had been sheaving
they had been sheaving
Conditional
I would sheave
you would sheave
he/she/it would sheave
we would sheave
you would sheave
they would sheave
Past Conditional
I would have sheaved
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we would have sheaved
you would have sheaved
they would have sheaved