What is another word for winding-sheet?36 synonyms found
Pronunciation:[ w_ˈaɪ_n_d_ɪ_ŋ_ʃ_ˈiː_t], [ wˈa͡ɪndɪŋʃˈiːt], [ wˈaɪndɪŋʃˈiːt]
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Definition for Winding-sheet:
- A sheet or cloth in which a dead body is wound or wrapped; to wind off, to unroll; to uncoil; to wind out, to extricate; to wind up, to bring into a small compass; to roll into a ball or coil; to bring to a conclusion or a final settlement, as the affairs of an estate or company; to put into a state for continuing motion, as a clock; to raise by winding; to wind a ship, to turn it completely so that the wind may strike it on the opposite side.
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