(Dial.) A petticoat or skirt
A sheath, as for a dagger, sword, or rifle.
(Music) A cover version.
A leaflike bract that encloses or subtends a flower cluster or spadix, as in the jack-in-the-pulpit.
Something that sheathes or encases; casing; specif., the inner covering of boards or waterproof material on the roof or outside wall of a frame house
A fleshy or waxlike membrane at the base of the upper beak in certain birds, such as parrots, through which the nostrils open.
(Microbiology) A polysaccharide outer shell enveloping certain bacteria.
Anything that covers
The definition of a dress is a one-piece garment consisting of a top and skirt that is usually worn by a woman.
A thing that envelops; wrapper; covering
A thin flake, scale, or layer, as of metal or animal tissue
A semipermeable layer that bounds a cell or an organelle, typically consisting of lipids and proteins.
The outer or the topmost boundary of an object.
A type of women's evening dress suitable for semi-formal occasions or cocktail parties.
(Typography, by extension) The nature of a piece of alphabetic type, whether a “capital” (upper case) or “small” (lower case) letter.
Find another word for sheath. In this page you can discover 17 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for sheath, like: coat, scabbard, cover, spathe, sheathing, cere, capsule, covering, dress, envelope and skin.