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See definition of scimitar on Dictionary.com
  • as inknife
  • as insword
  • as insaber
  • as insword

synonyms for scimitar

  • bayonet
  • blade
  • cutter
  • dagger
  • machete
  • scalpel
  • sickle
  • skewer
  • sword
  • bolo
  • cutlass
  • edge
  • lance
  • lancet
  • point
  • ripper
  • sabre
  • scythe
  • shank
  • shiv
  • steel
  • stiletto
  • switchblade
  • tickler
  • cutting edge
  • skiver
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How to use scimitar in a sentence

You lifted up the ring, pulled it like the pin of a grenade and then tried not to injure yourself with the tiny scimitar you were now holding.
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While they lay there, one of the Tripolitan officers raised his scimitar and aimed a deadly blow at the head of Decatur.
STORIES OF OUR NAVAL HEROESVARIOUS
Tinker received a scimitar from the hands of Mr. Figgins, and flourished it gaily round his head.
JACK HARKAWAY'S BOY TINKER AMONG THE TURKSBRACEBRIDGE HEMYNG
This door she opened, and there beyond it, a drawn scimitar in his hand, stood a tall Moor on guard.
FAIR MARGARETH. RIDER HAGGARD
The crews were fighting all around their leaders, and a Moorish sailor aimed a blow at Decatur's head with a scimitar.
HISTORIC ADVENTURESRUPERT S. HOLLAND
Scimitar in hand he began backing away, and his heels felt steps, down which he nearly tumbled.
THE DEVIL IN IRONROBERT E. HOWARD
Conan took up his scimitar and moved over to stand before the echoing door.
THE DEVIL IN IRONROBERT E. HOWARD
He drew his scimitar and advanced, confident in his spired helmet and close-meshed mail.
THE DEVIL IN IRONROBERT E. HOWARD
Shifting his reddened scimitar to his left hand, he drew the great half-blade of the Yuetshi.
THE DEVIL IN IRONROBERT E. HOWARD
A short time ago I was even ordered to sharpen the curved Persian scimitar he likes to wield.
CLEOPATRA, COMPLETEGEORG EBERS
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO SCIMITAR

  • bayonet
  • blade
  • bolo
  • cutlass
  • cutter
  • cutting edge
  • dagger
  • edge
  • lance
  • lancet
  • machete
  • point
  • ripper
  • sabre
  • scalpel
  • scimitar
  • scythe
  • shank
  • shiv
  • sickle
  • skewer
  • skiver
  • steel
  • stiletto
  • switchblade
  • sword
  • tickler
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.