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sword

sword

 
pronunciation:
sord
phrases:
at swords' points, cross swords, put to the sword
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a weapon for cutting or thrusting, consisting of a long pointed blade fixed on a handle or hilt.
 
similar words:
blade
definition 2: this weapon regarded as a symbol of war, military power, violence, or the like.
phrase: at swords' points
phrase: cross swords
phrase: put to the sword
derivations: swordless (adj.), swordlike (adj.)
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