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noun as in saber

Strongest match

Strong match

noun as in sword

Strongest matches

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Example Sentences

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.

The scimitar mouth pulled back in a mad crow of triumph, the face sweating with guilty pleasure.

While they lay there, one of the Tripolitan officers raised his scimitar and aimed a deadly blow at the head of Decatur.

Tinker received a scimitar from the hands of Mr. Figgins, and flourished it gaily round his head.

This door she opened, and there beyond it, a drawn scimitar in his hand, stood a tall Moor on guard.

The crews were fighting all around their leaders, and a Moorish sailor aimed a blow at Decatur's head with a scimitar.

Scimitar in hand he began backing away, and his heels felt steps, down which he nearly tumbled.


On this page you'll find 69 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to scimitar, such as: bayonet, blade, cutter, dagger, machete, and scalpel.

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