cheat sheet
noun Date: circa 1957 1. a sheet containing information (as test answers) used secretly for cheating 2. a written or graphic aid (as a sheet of notes) that can be referred to for help in understanding or remembering something complex

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • cheat sheet — noun 1. : a sheet containing information (as test answers) used illicitly for one s advancement 2. : a written or graphic key or point of reference that helps in understanding or remembering something complex * * * n. informal a piece of paper… …   Useful english dictionary

  • cheat sheet — noun a) A sheet of paper containing notes used to assist (with or without permission) on a test. If you have trouble remembering all the trigonometric identities, the book has a cheat sheet in back that lists them. b) Any summary or quick …   Wiktionary

  • cheat sheet — /ˈtʃit ʃit/ (say cheet sheet) noun Colloquial 1. → time sheet. 2. Computers a page of cheats (def. 8). 3. any document which provides unauthorised assistance, as the answers to an exam …   Australian English dictionary

  • Amoy dialect/Cheat sheet/simplified — Cheat sheet = Here is an English/Amoy/Mandarin conversion list for some of the more commonly seen particles: *back to main article *view chart in traditional Chinese script …   Wikipedia

  • Amoy dialect/Cheat sheet/traditional — Cheat sheet = Here is an English/Amoy/Mandarin conversion list for some of the more commonly seen particles: *back to main article *view chart in simplified Chinese script …   Wikipedia

  • sheet — noun 1 large piece of fabric used on a bed ADJECTIVE ▪ clean, crisp, fresh ▪ a pile of clean sheets ▪ crumpled, rumpled (esp. AmE) ▪ …   Collocations dictionary

  • cheat — 01. He [cheated] on the test; he kept looking at my paper every time the teacher turned her back. 02. My father [cheated] on his income tax by not declaring all the tips he received as a taxi driver. 03. His wife found out he had been [cheating]… …   Grammatical examples in English

  • cheat — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun Cheat is used before these nouns: ↑sheet {{Roman}}II.{{/Roman}} verb Cheat is used with these nouns as the object: ↑death, ↑stockholder …   Collocations dictionary

  • crib sheet — noun Date: 1960 cheat sheet …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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