Synonyms for sheath

Synonyms for (noun) sheath

Synonyms: cocktail dress, sheath

Definition: a dress suitable for formal occasions

Similar words: dress, frock

Definition: a one-piece garment for a woman; has skirt and bodice


Synonyms: sheath

Definition: a protective covering (as for a knife or sword)

Similar words: protection, protective cover, protective covering

Definition: a covering that is intend to protect from damage or injury

Usage: they had no protection from the fallout; wax provided protection for the floors


Synonyms: case, sheath

Definition: an enveloping structure or covering enclosing an animal or plant organ or part

Similar words: cover, covering, natural covering

Definition: a natural object that covers or envelops

Usage: under a covering of dust; the fox was flushed from its cover