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synonyms for daggers

  • bayonet
  • blade
  • sword
  • bodkin
  • cutlass
  • dirk
  • poniard
  • stiletto
  • stylet
  • switchblade
  • anlace
  • sidearm
  • skean
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How to use daggers in a sentence

The congregation, forgetting the sacredness of the place, were in a broad grin, and the parson looked daggers.
THE BOOK OF ANECDOTES AND BUDGET OF FUN;VARIOUS
James was defeated in battle, and put to death in a mill, by the daggers of his own subjects.
THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
Here the mother became crimson, and looked daggers at her little son.
THE LADIES' BOOK OF ETIQUETTE, AND MANUAL OF POLITENESSFLORENCE HARTLEY
Later, at that very spot the second Balafre fell beneath the daggers of the avengers of the Crown.
CATHERINE DE' MEDICIHONORE DE BALZAC
It was dusk now in the pines, and, looking westward, the low sun was making daggers of light between the trees.
THE IDYL OF TWIN FIRESWALTER PRICHARD EATON
The sunlight was shut out, save for daggers of blue between the trunks toward the west.
THE IDYL OF TWIN FIRESWALTER PRICHARD EATON
But at last three Spaniards drew their daggers, and stabbed La Ruelle repeatedly till he was dead.
BELGIUMGEORGE W. T. (GEORGE WILLIAM THOMSON) OMOND
Ikey exclaimed ecstatically, whereupon the other boys looked daggers at him, for the basket-making was kept a profound secret.
THE STORY OF THE BIG FRONT DOORMARY FINLEY LEONARD
They had no body armour; their shields were small round bucklers; their weapons were bows and daggers.
HOMER AND HIS AGEANDREW LANG
At last they drew out their daggers, whereupon Gorges interposed, and had his knuckles rapped.
SIR WALTER RALEGHWILLIAM STEBBING
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WORDS RELATED TO DAGGERS

  • acrimony
  • alienation
  • animus
  • antagonism
  • antipathy
  • aversion
  • bad blood
  • bitterness
  • daggers
  • detestation
  • dislike
  • hate
  • hostility
  • ill will
  • loathing
  • malevolence
  • malice
  • malignancy
  • malignity
  • rancor
  • spite
  • spleen
  • uncordiality
  • unfriendliness
  • venom
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