verb (used with object)
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Origin of scabbard
OTHER WORDS FROM scabbardscab·bard·less, adjectiveun·scab·bard, verb (used with object)
Words nearby scabbard
Example sentences from the Web for scabbard
Whenever an injustice occurred, Hitchens would declare, “The pen of the Hitch will flash from its scabbard.”Christopher Hitchens Is Memorialized With an Irreverence That Would Please Him|Lloyd Grove|April 20, 2012|DAILY BEAST
A leather swordbelt, gold-embroidered at the edges, carried a long steel-halted rapier in a leather scabbard chaped with steel.
Nevertheless, he was girt with a sword in a ragged scabbard hanging from a frayed and shabby belt of leather.
"I want you to whip this malapert with your sword-scabbard," roared the old patrician, pale with anger.Balsamo, The Magician|Alexander Dumas