verb (sheathes, sheathing, sheathed)
- A scabbard; a holster for a sword.
- Anything that has a similar shape to a scabbard for a sword that is for the purpose of holding an object that is longer than it is wide; a case.
- A tight-fitting dress.
- A condom
Etymology: Old English scÄaí
- To put an object (especially a weapon, in particular, a sword) into its sheath.
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