noun \ˈchāp, ˈchap\

Definition of CHAPE

:  the metal mounting or trimming of a scabbard or sheath

Origin of CHAPE

Middle English, scabbard, from Anglo-French, cape, from Late Latin cappa
First Known Use: 14th century

Rhymes with CHAPE


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