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1. shēf n.

77 quotations in 5 senses
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(a) A sheaf of grain; also, an embroidered representation of a sheaf [last quot.]; also, a bundle of bean plants [quot.: a1325, 2nd occurrence]; shef hole, an unthreshed sheaf; ote shefes; (b) binden

2. shǒuven v.

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(a) To push, shove; attempt to move someone or something by pushing and shoving; do battle, charge; shouven and heven; neither heven ne shouven, fig. not to bestir oneself vigorously; (b) to move or…