swordnoun [ C ]uk /sɔːd/ us /sɔːrd/
- a sword with a steel blade
- a two-edged sword
Examples from literature
- Japanese swords are famous because they are very sharp and strong.
- Samurai warriors used swords.
- So, sword makers stopped making swords and started making knives.
- They made the best swords in the world.
- They used metal to make knives and swords, and moving parts to build war machines, like catapults.