Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR BATTLEAX

"We are quite satisfied now, Captain Battleax," said my wife.

There was Captain Battleax seated there, beautiful with a cocked-hat, and an epaulet, and gold braid.

"Your promised bride seems to have it all her own way," said Captain Battleax to Jack, when at last the ladies had withdrawn.

This was simply the opinion of Captain Battleax, and expressed in the presence of the gentleman himself whom he so lauded.

On the first seat behind the chair sat Captain Battleax, with four or five of his officers behind him.

Then everything seemed to change, and Captain Battleax bade me make myself quite at home.