Adjective: sheathed sheedhd
Verb: sheathe sheedh
- Enclosed in a protective covering; sometimes used in combination
"his sheathed sword"; "the cat's sheathed claws"; "a ship's bottom sheathed in copper"; "copper-sheathed"
- Cover with a protective sheathing
"sheathe her face"
- Enclose with a sheath
"sheathe a sword"
- Plunge or bury (a knife or sword) in flesh
See also: cased, clad, encased, incased, ironclad, podlike
Type of: cover, enclose, enfold, envelop, enwrap, immerse, plunge, wrap
Antonym: unsheathe, unsheathed