Associations to the word «Sheathe»


SHEATHE, verb. To put something, such as a knife, into a sheath
SHEATHE, verb. To encase something with a protective covering
SHEATHE THE SWORD, verb. Make peace

Dictionary definition

SHEATHE, verb. Cover with a protective sheathing; "sheathe her face".
SHEATHE, verb. Enclose with a sheath; "sheathe a sword".
SHEATHE, verb. Plunge or bury (a knife or sword) in flesh.

Wise words

Speak clearly, if you speak at all; carve every word before you let it fall.
Oliver Wendell Holmes