Recent Examples of scabbard from the Web
The second sword found in the next room was intact, though missing its handle and scabbard.
Saraiva grabs a 45-centimeter machete with ENTOMOLOGIA on the scabbard.
Its scabbard is gold and black leather with 15 diamonds.
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Origin and Etymology of scabbard
First Known Use: 13th centurySee Words from the same year
SCABBARD Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of scabbard for English Language Learners
: a protective case for a sword that covers the blade
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