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short-sheet

To make a bed by doubling up the sheets. Typically done as a trick to prevent one from fully stretching out in bed. Whenever the team goes on a road trip, someone's bed inevitably gets short-sheeted. Come on, we're going to short-sheet my brother's bed before he gets home!
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No, it's not that the seniors are banding together in "wilding" sprees, or that teams of rogue CNAs are short-sheeting resident beds.
Schwartz explained, that many of the hives are in trees that are cut down to harvest the honey, thereby destroying the habitat and short-sheeting the industry's potential.
Assuming that maintaining the current level of services is the goal, and it's not for everyone, then short-sheeting the budget is one way to balance the budget, and gives lawmakers time to react to the results in the 2013 session.
She and another member found the banner and punished the culprit by short-sheeting his bed and putting shampoo on his toilet.