Definition of 'sleeve'
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Example sentences containing 'sleeve'
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She tugged sharply on his sleeve to get his attention, then gestured to the tin. THE DEVIL'S DOOR (2002)He sat back exhausted with one wrist still stuck in a sleeve 's gullet. BLOOD IS DIRT (2002)Hillsden fingered the newspapers in the way a blind man touches the sleeve of a long-lost friend. THE ENDLESS GAME (2002)
He slipped it into its plastic sleeve, then tucked the wallet in his back pocket. BLINDSIGHTED (2002)
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Translations for 'sleeve'
British English: sleeve /sliːv/ NOUN
The sleeves of a coat, shirt, or other item of clothing are the parts that cover your arms.
...a shirt with long sleeves.
- American English: sleeve
- Arabic: كِمّ
- Brazilian Portuguese: manga roupa
- Chinese: 衣袖
- Croatian: rukav
- Czech: rukáv
- Danish: ærme
- Dutch: mouw
- European Spanish: manga
- Finnish: hiha
- French: manche
- German: Ärmel
- Greek: μανίκι
- Italian: manica
- Japanese: 袖
- Korean: 소매
- Norwegian: erme
- Polish: rękaw
- European Portuguese: manga roupa
- Romanian: mânecă
- Russian: рукав
- Spanish: manga
- Swedish: ärm
- Thai: แขนเสื้อ
- Turkish: kol ağzı
- Ukrainian: рукав
- Vietnamese: tay áo
Definition of sleeve from the Collins English Dictionary
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