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sheathe

verb
variants: also

sheath

Synonyms and Antonyms of sheathe

  1. to cover with something that protects sometimes shipbuilders sheathe a ship's bottom with copper for extra protection from barnacles and other threats Synonyms clad, face Related Words apparel, array, clothe, dress, garb, robe; side, skin; embosom, embower, embrace, encase, enclose (also inclose), encompass, enshroud, envelop, enwrap, invest, lap, mantle, shroud, surround, swathe, veil, wrap; blanket, overlay, overspread Near Antonyms bare, denude, expose, strip; unswathe


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