- a knife carried in a sheath.
Origin of sheath knife
Examples from the Web for sheath knife
Historical Examples of sheath knife
But what are a sheath-knife and a wooden skewer, if not everything that is needed?Brighter Britain! (Volume 1 of 2)
William Delisle Hay
Its heart had been pierced by the blade of the sheath-knife.Chatterbox, 1905.
Henry, in addition to his sheath-knife, has a short bar of iron.The Mutiny of the Elsinore
"Yes, a sheath-knife," Paul Nicholas replied a trifle nervously.Werwolves
At midday the man placed the sheath-knife in his belt and threw away the pack.The Promise
James B. Hendryx
- a knife carried in or protected by a sheath