Examples of sheath in a Sentence
the sheath of a sword
a piece of wire covered with a plastic sheath
Recent Examples of sheath from the Web
The sheath is small, compact, and fully covers the blade.
Wednesday night networking events draw earnest young professionals (a sea of blue button downs and khakis and sheath dresses).
Chuck’s wife, Wendy (Maggie Siff), is a steely psychotherapist who wears sculptural sheath dresses by day and dominatrix leather by night.
An inner sheath hit Ronan just above the ankle, while the exaggerated bow in the back was a bold touch.
So did Gina Rodriguez in a nude sheath with silver embellishment, a plunging neckline and full princess skirt, courtesy of Zuhair Murad.
The dress, a fitted cowl-neck midi sheath with a belt at the waist, is also a favorite of lots of other celebrities, including Kim Kardashian West, Blake Lively, Tyra Banks, and Taraji P. Henson.
Cooper has a partially torn tendon sheath in his right wrist, which is now in a cast.
Cooper, who was hit by a Kyle Hendricks pitch on March 30, has been diagnosed with a partial tear of the tendon sheath.
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SHEATH Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of sheath for English Language Learners
: a cover for the blade of a knife, sword, etc.
: a protective covering
: a close-fitting dress that does not usually have a belt
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