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noun as in saber

Strongest matches

Weak match

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Example Sentences

Thanksgiving may be about family, but that comes with an intimidating collection of double-edged swords.

He kept a series of lamps, some with medieval design, on the floor and axes and swords around the room.

A similar pattern occurred when metal swords, armor, cavalry charges and dense infantry ranks developed.

In an ancient stone carving, warriors brandishing shields and swords swarm over the columned facade of a grand temple.

Eventually Guy lost his mount as well, and the two men got down to a slugging match with their swords.

How great glory did he gain when he lifted up his hands, and stretched out swords against the cities?

At last, however, the four men came together, and proceeded to the measurement of swords.

On the word, he struck Comyn with his dagger, and some of his companions completed the crime with their swords before the altar.

The few who escaped our swords are penned up in the Residency, and its walls are now crumbling before our guns.

Since then I have crossed swords with him too, and always I must confess with keen enjoyment.


On this page you'll find 39 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to swords, such as: blade, dagger, saber, brand, foil, and cutlass.

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