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The four men rose simultaneously and drew, some of them their swords and the others their daggers.

LochinvarS. R. Crockett

In a moment the five youths had vaulted in, drawing their daggers as they did so.

A Clerk of OxfordEvelyn Everett-Green

A man does not necessarily make a bosom friend of his baker and his butcher; he may even be at daggers drawn with his tailor.

Daggers are driven to hearts which are longing for a better life, a purer atmosphere, a new creation.

They were armed with short carbines and long swords, and some had pistols and daggers in their belts.

As for poor Royalism, tossed to and fro in that manner, its daggers all left in a heap, what can one think of it?

The French RevolutionThomas Carlyle

In the same case there are leaf-shaped swords and daggers of rapier form.

They had but scant clothing, in addition to the belts hanging over their shoulders, and to which their daggers were attached.

Saved from the SeaW.H.G. Kingston

The assailants numbered twenty-eight men, and were variously armed with lances, bolos and daggers.

His kindness, his affection, wounded me worse than ten thousand daggers.

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