crib sheet
noun Date: 1960 cheat sheet

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • crib sheet — crib note or crib sheet, 1. a small piece of paper containing information from which students illicitly copy during a test. 2. any cribbing device …   Useful english dictionary

  • crib sheet — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms crib sheet : singular crib sheet plural crib sheets a sheet of paper containing information that a student uses dishonestly in an examination …   English dictionary

  • crib sheet — noun a) A bedsheet, usually nowadays fitted, that fits a crib mattress. b) A list of quotes or references used for public speaking, or, (licitly or illicitly) a similar thing to assist one in the taking of a test; a cheat sheet …   Wiktionary

  • crib note — crib ,note or crib ,sheet noun count a sheet of paper containing information that a student uses dishonestly in an examination …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • crib note — or crib sheet, 1. a small piece of paper containing information from which students illicitly copy during a test. 2. any cribbing device …   Useful english dictionary

  • Crib — A crib is an infant bed in American English (English: cot). Crib may also refer to: A box crib, a wooden frame used to stabilise a heavy object during a rescue, jacking, construction or moving operation. A crib (cryptanalysis), a sample of known… …   Wikipedia

  • crib — I UK [krɪb] / US noun Word forms crib : singular crib plural cribs 1) [countable] a wooden container for an animal s food 2) [countable] British a model of the wooden box that Jesus Christ was born in, according to the Bible. Some Christians have …   English dictionary

  • crib note — noun A brief reminder or item of information written on a slip of paper or in a concealable place such as on ones arm, as an aid for a public speaker or for use by a student or other person cheating during an …   Wiktionary

  • crib — 1. noun /kɹɪb/ a) A baby’s bed (British and Australasian cot) with high, often slatted, often moveable sides, suitable for a child who has outgrown a cradle or bassinet. In two minutes I was kneeling by the child’s crib, and Sandy was dispatching …   Wiktionary

  • 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

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