rapier Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “rapier” in the English Dictionary

"rapier" in British English

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rapiernoun [C]

uk   /ˈreɪ.pi.ər/  us   //
a sword with a ​long, ​thinblade

rapieradjective [before noun]

uk   /ˈreɪ.pi.ər/  us   //
used to ​describehumour or a ​remark that is ​extremelyclever and ​funny: He is ​renowned for his rapier(-like) wit.
(Definition of rapier from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “rapier”
in Spanish estoque…
in Vietnamese thanh trường kiếm…
in Malaysian sejenis pedang…
in Thai ดาบหรือกระบี่…
in French rapière…
in German das Rapier…
in Chinese (Simplified) (一种锋利的)长剑…
in Indonesian anggar…
in Chinese (Traditional) (一種鋒利的)長劍…
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