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synonyms for swordplay

  • swordsmanship
  • foil work
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How to use swordplay in a sentence

Never in all the world was there such swordplay as I saw that day in the courtyard.
THE OUTLAW OF TORNEDGAR RICE BURROUGHS
He swam, rowed, walked, and could tire out any of his colleagues at swordplay or skittles.
LITTLE JOURNEYS TO THE HOMES OF THE GREAT, VOLUME 4 (OF 14)ELBERT HUBBARD
It were needless that he should have wasted so much precious time from swordplay to learn the useless art of letters.
THE OUTLAW OF TORNEDGAR RICE BURROUGHS
Surely it was the same straight and mighty figure, and there was the marvelous swordplay as well.
THE OUTLAW OF TORNEDGAR RICE BURROUGHS
Never was such swordplay seen since the day the first sword was drawn from the first scabbard!
THE OUTLAW OF TORNEDGAR RICE BURROUGHS
You hardly look the part of a lad whos won to freedom by a pretty bit of swordplay.
AINSLEE'S, VOL. 15, NO. 6, JULY 1905VARIOUS
My failure to run him through in that moment of jeopardy inspired him with a contempt of my swordplay.
BARDELYS THE MAGNIFICENTRAFAEL SABATINI
Yet he took up swordplay and attained a remarkable degree of skill as a left-handed swordsman.
PIONEERS OF THE OLD SOUTHWESTCONSTANCE LINDSAY SKINNER
The defenders met them bravely in the breach and there was bloody swordplay, but the thrust of numbers was irresistible.
LIFE ON A MEDIAEVAL BARONYWILLIAM STEARNS DAVIS
The flashes of lightning in her swordplay are highly interesting.
LITTLE JOURNEYS TO THE HOMES OF THE GREAT - VOLUME 14ELBERT HUBBARD
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WORDS RELATED TO SWORDPLAY

  • foil work
  • swordplay
  • swordsmanship
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