broadsword

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noun broad·sword \ˈbrȯd-ˌsȯrd\

Definition of broadsword

  1. :  a large heavy sword with a broad blade for cutting rather than thrusting

13th Century

First Known Use of broadsword

13th century


BROADSWORD Defined for English Language Learners

broadsword

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noun broad·sword \ˈbrȯd-ˌsȯrd\

Definition of broadsword for English Language Learners

  • : a large, heavy sword that has a wide blade used for cutting


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broadsword

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noun broad·sword \ˈbrȯd-ˌsȯrd\

Definition of broadsword for Students

  1. :  a sword having a broad blade

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