Translation of "sheath" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun /ʃiːθ/ (plural sheaths /ʃiːθs ʃiːðz/)

a case for a sword or blade

vaina, funda
He put the knife back in its sheath.

a long close-fitting covering

The rocket is encased in a metal sheath.
sheathe /ʃiːð/ verb

to put into a sheath

He sheathed his sword.

(Translation of “sheath” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)