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cudgel

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a heavy rigid stick used as a weapon or for punishment
  • a farmer armed with a cudgel drove us off his land

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cudgel

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“Cudgel.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/cudgel. Accessed 4 Apr. 2020.

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