The correct answer is woman's dress.
A. woman's dress
B. bundle of stalks
C. clipping instrument
D. untreated wool
The correct answer is (A) A woman's (close-fitting) dress. Also, a scabbard for a knife or sword; a similar close-fitting case or protective covering for the blade of a dagger or similar weapon, or a tool.
Sheath comes from Old English sc?th, Dutch scheede, German scheide.
Examples of use:
- She selected a bright green sheath to wear to the party.
- He carefully eased his sword back into its sheath.