sheathe


Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Legal, Encyclopedia.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
Legend
Synonym
Antonym
Related
  • verb

Synonyms for sheathe

to furnish with a covering of a different material

Antonyms for sheathe

cover with a protective sheathing

Related Words

enclose with a sheath

plunge or bury (a knife or sword) in flesh

Related Words

References in periodicals archive ?
The therapy (developed for treating "the bends") was initially proposed for multiple sclerosis because there is a growing belief that MS is an autoimmune disease in which the immune system attacks the nerve sheathes, and hyperbaric oxygen therapy is thought to suppress the immune system.