Definition of Backsword in English :

Define Backsword in English

Backsword meaning in English

Meaning of Backsword in English

Pronunciation of Backsword in English

Backsword pronunciation in English

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Backsword

see synonyms of backsword

1. backsword, fencing stick, singlestick

a stick used instead of a sword for fencing

2. backsword

a sword with only one cutting edge

Based on WordNet 3.0, Princeton University


Backsword

see synonyms of backsword
noun
1.  another name for broadsword
2. Also called: backswordsman
a person who uses the backsword
3. 
a fencing stick with a basket-like protective hilt

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Backsword

see synonyms of backsword
noun
1. 
a sword sharpened on only one edge
2. 
a hilted, saberlike stick used in fencing practice or as a singlestick

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Backsword

see synonyms of backsword
n.
1. A sword with only one cutting edge.
2. A one-handed fencing stick; a singlestick.

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