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cudgels

noun
plural of 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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cudgels

verb
present tense third-person singular of cudgel

Synonyms of cudgels (Entry 2 of 2)

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“Cudgels.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/cudgels. Accessed 5 Oct. 2022.

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