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See definition of sheathing on Dictionary.com
  • as inlamina
  • as inlining
  • as insheath
  • as inskin
  • as inpod

synonyms for sheathing

  • bark
  • carapace
  • case
  • casing
  • coating
  • crust
  • cutis
  • derma
  • dermis
  • epidermis
  • fell
  • film
  • fur
  • hide
  • hull
  • husk
  • integument
  • jacket
  • membrane
  • outside
  • parchment
  • peel
  • pelt
  • rind
  • sheath
  • shell
  • shuck
  • slough
  • surface
  • tegument
  • vellum
See also synonyms for: sheathings
  • covering
  • bushing
  • filling
  • liner
  • padding
  • quilting
  • stuffing
  • wadding
  • wainscot
  • wall
  • inner coating
  • inner layer

antonyms for sheathing

MOST RELEVANT
  • center
  • core
  • inside
  • interior
  • middle
      • core
      • center
      • inside
      • interior
      • middle
      • body
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        How to use sheathing in a sentence

        Sheathing his fury, he rode off rapidly toward the wagons, followed in silence by the others.
        OVERLANDJOHN WILLIAM DE FOREST
        By and by down by water on several Deall ships, and stood upon a stage in one place seeing calkers sheathing of a ship.
        DIARY OF SAMUEL PEPYS, COMPLETESAMUEL PEPYS
        The planking had been sawed, the timber cut with the hatchet, the ironwork with a file, the sheathing with the chisel.
        TOILERS OF THE SEAVICTOR HUGO
        The tapping quickly showed him where the upright beams were located on the other side of the sheathing.
        BLOW THE MAN DOWNHOLMAN DAY
        It is used for concrete forms, sheathing, studding and for dairy containers and packages that must be odorless and tasteless.
        THE MARVELOUS EXPLOITS OF PAUL BUNYANW. B. LAUGHEAD
        Near the keel was found a round hole, an inch in diameter, running completely through the copper sheathing and planking.
        TALES OF FISHESZANE GREY
        A projection upon the soffit of the Doric corona, which originally marked the position of the rafter-ends beneath the sheathing.
        HISTORY OF ANCIENT ARTFRANZ VON REBER
        Line on line the delicate tracery of steel waiting for its concrete sheathing was silhouetted below him.
        STILL JIMHONOR WILLSIE MORROW
        Harlan turned, sheathing his pistol, and began to walk toward his horse, his back toward Deveny.
        'DRAG' HARLANCHARLES ALDEN SELTZER
        The walls are covered with sheathing paper laid inside over the studs, and tongue-and-groove boards are nailed over this.
        MAKING A POULTRY HOUSEMARY ROBERTS CONOVER
        SYNONYM OF THE DAY
        OCTOBER 26, 1985
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        capacitor

        WORDS RELATED TO SHEATHING

        • bark
        • carapace
        • case
        • casing
        • coating
        • crust
        • cutis
        • derma
        • dermis
        • epidermis
        • fell
        • film
        • fur
        • hide
        • hull
        • husk
        • integument
        • jacket
        • membrane
        • outside
        • parchment
        • peel
        • pelt
        • rind
        • sheath
        • sheathing
        • shell
        • shuck
        • slough
        • surface
        • tegument
        • vellum
        • bushing
        • covering
        • filling
        • inner coating
        • inner layer
        • liner
        • padding
        • quilting
        • sheathing
        • stuffing
        • wadding
        • wainscot
        • wall
        Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.