HyperDic: sabre

English > 4 senses of the word sabre:
NOUNartifactsabre, sabera fencing sword with a v-shaped blade and a slightly curved handle
artifactsabre, cavalry sword, sabera stout sword with a curved blade and thick back
VERBcontactsabre, sabercut or injure with a saber
contactsabre, saberkill with a saber
sabre > pronunciation
Soundssey'ber
Rhymesabsorber ... weber / Weber: 72 rhymes with ber...
English > sabre: 4 senses > noun 1, artifact
MeaningA fencing sword with a v-shaped blade and a slightly curved handle.
Synonymsaber
CategoryfencingThe art or sport of fighting with swords (especially the use of foils or epees or sabres to score points under a set of rules)
Broaderfencing swordA sword used in the sport of fencing
Spanishsable
Catalansabre
Verbssabrekill with a saber
sabrecut or injure with a saber
English > sabre: 4 senses > noun 2, artifact
MeaningA stout sword with a curved blade and thick back.
Synonymscavalry sword, saber
NarrowerscimitarA curved oriental saber
Broadersword, blade, brand, steelA cutting or thrusting weapon that has a long metal blade and a hilt with a hand guard
Spanishsable
Catalansabre
Verbssabrekill with a saber
sabrecut or injure with a saber
English > sabre: 4 senses > verb 1, contact
Meaningcut or injure with a saber.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s somebody
Synonymsaber
Broadercutseparate with or as if with an instrument
Spanishherir a sablazos
Nounssabrea stout sword with a curved blade and thick back
sabrea fencing sword with a v-shaped blade and a slightly curved handle
English > sabre: 4 senses > verb 2, contact
Meaningkill with a saber.
PatternSomebody ----s somebody
Synonymsaber
BroaderkillCause to die
Nounssabrea stout sword with a curved blade and thick back
sabrea fencing sword with a v-shaped blade and a slightly curved handle

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