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  • as inknife
  • as inknife

synonyms for shiv

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

All at once do I keep a wary eye,Knowing I’m on the street where you’d shiv.
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As fast as his short bowed legs would carry him, he ran to the car and piled in beside Shiv.
HOODED DETECTIVE, VOLUME III NO. 2, JANUARY, 1942VARIOUS
The man called Shiv was driving Delancy's get-away car at a conservative pace so as not to excite suspicion.
HOODED DETECTIVE, VOLUME III NO. 2, JANUARY, 1942VARIOUS
Shiv speeded up to forty miles an hour as he rolled to the top of a little hill.
HOODED DETECTIVE, VOLUME III NO. 2, JANUARY, 1942VARIOUS
Shiv steered into the wash room, and the doors dropped back into place.
HOODED DETECTIVE, VOLUME III NO. 2, JANUARY, 1942VARIOUS
Then Shiv whipped his wheel around for a short turn into the mouth of an alley.
HOODED DETECTIVE, VOLUME III NO. 2, JANUARY, 1942VARIOUS
He gripped Shiv's shoulder convulsively, nearly sending his own car into the ditch by so doing.
HOODED DETECTIVE, VOLUME III NO. 2, JANUARY, 1942VARIOUS
Shiv came down on the gas pedal and the car picked up speed.
HOODED DETECTIVE, VOLUME III NO. 2, JANUARY, 1942VARIOUS
Delancy thought then that the chase was over, but Shiv had a trick or two up his sleeve.
HOODED DETECTIVE, VOLUME III NO. 2, JANUARY, 1942VARIOUS
His gloved fingers closed on Squid Murphy and the killer called Shiv simultaneously.
HOODED DETECTIVE, VOLUME III NO. 2, JANUARY, 1942VARIOUS
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WORDS RELATED TO SHIV

  • 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.