Thesaurus / bowie-knife
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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All our people were well mounted, and armed with rifles, pistols, and bowie-knives.
Pearson flung his knife and fork at it, having forgotten to drop those light weapons when he leaped up.
HUNTING THE LIONSR.M. BALLANTYNE
Black Sheep looked up at Harry's throat and then at a knife on the dinner-table.
A knife would hurt, but Aunty Rosa had told him, a year ago, that if he sucked paint he would die.
The servant-girl came up from the kitchen, took the knife away, and consoled him.
Black Sheep sat at the bottom of the stairs, the table-knife in his hand, and wept for that he had not killed Harry.
She knew that Alessandro had no knife, and had gone forward with no hostile intent; but she knew nothing beyond that.
RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON
"You will have to get over that feeling," observed Mr. Carr, disregarding the hint, and taking out his probing-knife.
ELSTER'S FOLLYMRS. HENRY WOOD
Then he rubbed the blade of his knife back and forth over this till the edge was sharp enough to split a hair with ease.
ALILA, OUR LITTLE PHILIPPINE COUSINMARY HAZELTON WADE
Gilbert made a great clatter with his knife and fork, to conceal the laugh that he could not repress.
THE WORLD BEFORE THEMSUSANNA MOODIE