Put+into+a+sheath

  • 1 put — 1. v. & n. v. (putting; past and past part. put) 1 tr. move to or cause to be in a specified place or position (put it in your pocket; put the children to bed; put your signature here). 2 tr. bring into a specified condition, relation, or state… …

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  • 2 sheath — 1. noun /ʃiːθ/ a) A scabbard; a holster for a sword. b) 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. Syn: scabbard …

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  • 3 put — verb (puts, putting; past and past participle put) 1》 move to or place in a particular position. 2》 bring into a particular state or condition: they tried to put me at ease.     ↘express in a particular way: to put it bluntly, he was not really… …

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  • 4 Sheathe — Sheathe, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Sheathed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Sheating}.] [Written also sheath.] 1. To put into a sheath, case, or scabbard; to inclose or cover with, or as with, a sheath or case. [1913 Webster] The leopard . . . keeps the claws of… …

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  • 5 Sheathed — Sheathe Sheathe, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Sheathed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Sheating}.] [Written also sheath.] 1. To put into a sheath, case, or scabbard; to inclose or cover with, or as with, a sheath or case. [1913 Webster] The leopard . . . keeps the… …

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  • 6 Sheating — Sheathe Sheathe, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Sheathed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Sheating}.] [Written also sheath.] 1. To put into a sheath, case, or scabbard; to inclose or cover with, or as with, a sheath or case. [1913 Webster] The leopard . . . keeps the… …

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  • 7 To sheathe the sword — Sheathe Sheathe, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Sheathed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Sheating}.] [Written also sheath.] 1. To put into a sheath, case, or scabbard; to inclose or cover with, or as with, a sheath or case. [1913 Webster] The leopard . . . keeps the… …

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  • 8 sheathing — sheath·ing || ʃɪːðɪŋ n. act of putting (a dagger, sword, etc.) into a sheath; act of covering with a protective coating ʃɪːð v. put into a sheath (of a dagger, sword, etc.); place within a casing; cover, coat …

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  • 9 sheathe — v.tr. 1 put into a sheath. 2 encase; protect with a sheath. Etymology: ME f. SHEATH …

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  • 10 sheathe — v. a. 1. Put into a sheath, enclose in a sheath. 2. Cover, case. 3. Cover up, hide …

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  • 11 sheathe — [shēth] vt. sheathed, sheathing [ME schethen < schethe] 1. to put into a sheath or scabbard 2. to enclose in or protect with a case or covering [wood sheathed with tin] 3. to thrust (a sword, knife, etc.) into flesh 4. to retract (claws) …

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  • 12 invaginate — (v.) 1650s, from M.L. invaginatus, pp. of invaginare to put into a sheath, from L. in “in” (see IN (Cf. in ) (2)) + vagina “a sheath” (see VAGINA (Cf. vagina)). Related: Invaginated; invagination …

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  • 13 sheathe — ʃɪːð v. put into a sheath (of a dagger, sword, etc.); place within a casing; cover, coat …

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  • 14 sheathed — ʃɪːð v. put into a sheath (of a dagger, sword, etc.); place within a casing; cover, coat …

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  • 15 sheathes — ʃɪːð v. put into a sheath (of a dagger, sword, etc.); place within a casing; cover, coat …

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  • 16 Gelding — A gelding is a castrated animal mdash; in English, the term specifically refers to a castrated male horse or other equine such as a donkey or a mule. As a verb, it also refers to the castration procedure itself. The word comes from the Old Norse… …

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  • 17 Fate/stay night scenarios — Fate, Unlimited Blade Works and Heaven s Feel are the three branching storylines found within the TYPE MOON visual novel Fate/stay night. The decisions of the player during the game determine which of the three scenarios will be played out.The… …

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  • 18 architecture — /ahr ki tek cheuhr/, n. 1. the profession of designing buildings, open areas, communities, and other artificial constructions and environments, usually with some regard to aesthetic effect. Architecture often includes design or selection of… …

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  • 19 mammal — mammallike, adj. /mam euhl/, n. any vertebrate of the class Mammalia, having the body more or less covered with hair, nourishing the young with milk from the mammary glands, and, with the exception of the egg laying monotremes, giving birth to… …

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  • 20 sheathe — [[t]ʃið[/t]] v. t. sheathed, sheath•ing 1) to put (a sword, dagger, etc.) into a sheath 2) to plunge (a sword, dagger, etc.) into something as if in a sheath 3) to enclose in or as if in a casing or covering 4) bui to cover or provide with a… …

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