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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR BATTLEAXE

It is, he says, three cornered in shape, something like the head of a battleaxe.

He carried a bow and arrows at his back, and in his hand a battleaxe that he had bought at Raithu.

Every man of them wore linked mail, with shield and lance and sword, while at every saddlebow hung a mace or battleaxe.

He generally carried, besides his bow and arrows, a short spear or javelin, and sometimes bore also a short sword or a battleaxe.

The fierce old Zulu had no gods and worshipped nought, unless it were his battleaxe.

With sword and battleaxe I can, I trust, hold my own with any man; but my brain is dull when it comes to hatching schemes.

He was unequalled with javelin or dart, with battleaxe or mace, and he became the most famous archer of his day.

The Count took his stand against a post, and, armed with a battleaxe, defended himself with great bravery.

Naram Sin is armed with battleaxe and bow, and his helmet is decorated with horns.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR BATTLEAXE

battle-ax

nounharsh, domineering woman
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