unsheathe

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verb un·sheathe \ˌən-ˈshēth\

Definition of unsheathe

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to draw from or as if from a sheath or scabbard unsheathed his sword

14th Century

First Known Use of unsheathe

14th century


UNSHEATHE Defined for Kids

unsheathe

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verb un·sheathe \ˌən-ˈshēth\

Definition of unsheathe for Students

unsheathed

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unsheathing

  1. :  to draw from or as if from a sheath The knight unsheathed a sword.

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