épéeist

noun
épée·​ist | \ ˈe-ˌpā-ist How to pronounce épéeist (audio) , ā-ˈpā- \

Definition of épéeist

: one who fences with an épée

Examples of épéeist in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web College fencing: Johns Hopkins sophomore epeeist Tiger Gao earned a berth to the NCAA championships. baltimoresun.com, "Digest: Trainer Gonzalez has 4-win day; Karamanos victorious in comeback at Laurel Park," 19 Mar. 2018

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First Known Use of épéeist

1910, in the meaning defined above

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“épéeist.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/%C3%A9p%C3%A9eist. Accessed 27 Feb. 2020.

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