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synonyms for broadsword

  • blade
  • dagger
  • saber
  • backsword
  • brand
  • claymore
  • creese
  • cutlas
  • cutlass
  • dirk
  • epee
  • falchion
  • foil
  • hanger
  • kris
  • rapier
  • sabre
  • scimitar
  • toledo
  • bilbo
  • curtana
  • damascus blade
  • estoc
  • glaive
  • scimiter
  • smallsword
  • spadroon
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How to use broadsword in a sentence

My dagger is in my belt, and with the guid broadsword at my side I can with one blow cut a man in twain!
PENELOPE'S EXPERIENCES IN SCOTLANDKATE DOUGLAS WIGGIN
They might have been compared to a rapier and a two-handed broadsword.
THE HIGHGRADERWILLIAM MACLEOD RAINE
"I could do the feat this minute," said Daly, angrily, as turning away he detached a heavy broadsword from the wall.
THE KNIGHT OF GWYNNE, VOL. II (OF II)CHARLES JAMES LEVER
Then, whirling up his broadsword with both hands to the height, He rush'd against Horatius, and smote with all his might.
THE ONTARIO READERS: THE HIGH SCHOOL READER, 1886MINISTRY OF EDUCATION
And with that he caught up the ancient broadsword, only to swear again when he found no room to swing it in.
THE MASTER OF APPLEBYFRANCIS LYNDE
Jennifer outran me to the door by half a length, and fell to hammering fiercely on the panel with the pommel of his broadsword.
THE MASTER OF APPLEBYFRANCIS LYNDE
A straight broadsword, with a handle of box-wood and a sheath covered with snakeskin, was suspended from his waist.
THE TALISMANSIR WALTER SCOTT
Why, I will buy a broadsword and pair of pistols, and lock my door and stay at home.
ABRIDGEMENT OF THE DEBATES OF CONGRESS, FROM 1789 TO 1856 (4 OF 16 VOL.)VARIOUS
This relic exactly resembled the bosses or ornaments appended to the belt of the broadsword of the ancient Briton or Welshman.
AMERICA DISCOVERED BY THE WELSH IN 1170 A.D.BENJAMIN FRANKLIN BOWEN
I will put on my head piece and corselet one day, and you shall hew at me, allowing me my broadsword to parry and pay back?
THE FAIR MAID OF PERTHSIR WALTER SCOTT
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WORDS RELATED TO BROADSWORD

  • backsword
  • bilbo
  • blade
  • brand
  • broadsword
  • claymore
  • creese
  • curtana
  • cutlas
  • cutlass
  • dagger
  • damascus blade
  • dirk
  • epee
  • estoc
  • falchion
  • foil
  • glaive
  • hanger
  • kris
  • rapier
  • saber
  • sabre
  • scimitar
  • scimiter
  • smallsword
  • spadroon
  • toledo
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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