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synonyms for scimiter

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

One of the Turks saw a chance to help his captain and made a vicious blow at his opponent with his scimiter.
DEWEY AND OTHER NAVAL COMMANDERSEDWARD S. ELLIS
She ran along the gallery, dragging the sword with one hand and with the other clutching the shield and scimiter.
THE CARTER GIRLS' MYSTERIOUS NEIGHBORSNELL SPEED
There are scimiter and falchion from the days of Lionheart, inwrought with golden arabesque by fezzed wizards in Teheran.
THE ARMY MULE AND OTHER WAR SKETCHESHENRY A. CASTLE
How many of you have not died of the pest or under the scimiter of the Saracen!
THE PILGRIM'S SHELL OR FERGAN THE QUARRYMANEUGNE SUE
Now I was shivering with a deadly chill, and the thin keen air cut like a scimiter.
ON THE MEXICAN HIGHLANDSWILLIAM SEYMOUR EDWARDS
Evidently a scimiter had performed this surgical operation, Pobloff mused.
VISIONARIESJAMES HUNEKER
A man may have a brain as keen as a Damascus scimiter, and yet he is wanting without piety.
COLLEGES IN AMERICAJOHN MARSHALL BARKER
"These were but fools," said the Jew as his scimiter fell upon a fourth of these half-armed men.
ULRIC THE JARLWILLIAM O. STODDARD
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO SCIMITER

  • 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.