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sheaveachieve, believe, breve, cleave, conceive, deceive, eve, greave, grieve, heave, interleave, interweave, khedive, leave, misconceive, naive, Neve, peeve, perceive, reave, receive, reive, relieve, reprieve, retrieve, sheave, sleeve, steeve, Steve, Tananarive, Tel Aviv, thieve, underachieve, upheave, weave, we've, Yves •make-believe • shirtsleeve •semibreve • Congreve

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sheave pulley. XIV. repr. OE. *sċife, rel. to OS. skība, (M)LG, MDu. schīve (Du. schijf), OHG. scība (G. scheibe), f. base meaning variously disc, wheel, pulley, pane of glass, slice of bread.

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